Kirpal Singh

Disappeared on February 2, 1993

Male, age 26

Demographics

Residence

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kirpal Singh,  disappeared on February 02, 1993, in Bahadur Singh Wala,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, the victim turned himself/herself in, February 02, 1993

Place of abduction

Police station

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; 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 February 2, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Harpreet Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Bahadur Singh Wala

Sardara Singh, Head Constable, Punjab Police, Bahadur Singh Wala

Gurmit Singh, Head Constable, Punjab Police, Bahadur Singh Wala

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, Punjab Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, from Bahadur Singh Wala CIA Staff, Sangrur, Bhawanigarh, Amargarh

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

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

Remedies desired from government

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

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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