Amrik Singh

Disappeared on December 11, 1993

Male, age 22-23

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Carpenter

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Ramgarhia


Photo of Amrik Singh,  disappeared on December 11, 1993, in Rupnagar CIA Staff,  by Criminal Investigation Agency

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, December 11, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on December 11, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Malwinder Singh [Malli], Assistant Sub Inspector, Criminal Investigation Agency, Rupnagar CIA Staff

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, from Rupnagar, Morinda, Kharar, Rupnagar Jail, Patiala, Nabha Jail

Response by officials

No Response, Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Truth commission

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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