Jaswant Singh

Disappeared between March 1, 1992 and March 30, 1992

Male, age 25-26

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC


Photo of Jaswant Singh,  disappeared between March 1, 1992 and March 30,  1992, in Bulhowal,  by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between March 1, 1992 and March 30, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Parents

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between March 1, 1992 and March 30, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, from Bulhowal, Hoshiarpur

Response by officials

Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

No

Impact on family

Family abandoned home, Family became impoverished

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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