Gursewak Singh

Disappeared between August 14, 1995 and August 17, 1995

Male, age 26

Demographics

Education

Some college

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between August 14, 1995 and August 17, 1995

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Friend

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between August 14, 1995 and August 17, 1995

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

Persecution of a family member or a friend

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Rupnagar, Morinda, Kharar, S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali)

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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