Sukhpal Singh

Disappeared on June 12, 1992

Male, age 22-23

Demographics

Residence

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, June 12, 1992

Place of abduction

Bus station/stand

Witness(es) to abduction

Friend; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money; Information about another person; Forced identification of another person

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on June 12, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Jasbir Singh, Punjab Police, Amloh

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

Supported the goals of the militancy movement

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Amloh

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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