Rashpal Singh

Disappeared on May 16, 1994

Male, age 18

Demographics

Residence

Education

High school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, May 16, 1994

Place of abduction

Village fields

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling; Co-villager; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on May 16, 1994

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Gurcharan Singh [Atwal], Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Mullanpur Garib Dass

Didar Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali)

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali), S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali) CIA Staff, Mullanpur Garib Dass

Response by officials

No Response, Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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