Gurpal Singh

Disappeared on November 30, 1992

Male, age 24-25

Demographics

Education

Some college

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Gurpal Singh,  disappeared on November 30, 1992 by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, November 30, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Sibling; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on November 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

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Sangrur

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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