Malkit Khan

Disappeared on March 11, 1992

Male, age 26

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Islam

Caste

Jat


Photo of Malkit Khan,  disappeared on March 11, 1992, in Chamkaur Sahib,  by Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 50-55

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, March 11, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on March 11, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Avtar Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Chamkaur Sahib

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Rupnagar, Chamkaur Sahib, Bela

Response by officials

No Response, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

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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