Ajmer Singh

Extrajudicial execution, date unknown

Male, age 52-53

Demographics

Education

College degree

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Ajmer Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution, date unknown, in Malerkotla,  by Criminal Investigation Agency, in Malerkotla, by Criminal Investigation Agency

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 4

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between March 15, 1994 and March 20, 1994

Place of abduction

Village drain

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution, date unknown

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Gurmail Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Criminal Investigation Agency, Malerkotla

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from malerkotla

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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