Tejinder Singh

Disappeared on July 13, 1993

Male, age 34

Demographics

Residence

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari


Photo of Tejinder Singh,  disappeared on July 13, 1993, in Sangrur, Bhawanigarh, Malerkotla,  by Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, July 13, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Friend; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on July 13, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Pritpal Singh, Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Sangrur

Avtar Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Bhawanigarh

Shamsher Singh [Comrade], Inspector, Punjab Police, Malerkotla

Rajinder Singh [Sohal], Inspector, Punjab Police, Sangrur

Gandha Singh, Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Sangrur

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, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Sangrur, Bhawanigarh

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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