Harjit Singh

Disappeared on March 1, 1993

Male, age 32-33

Demographics

Residence

Education

Primary school

Employment

Shopkeeper

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Khatri


Photo of Harjit Singh,  disappeared on March 01, 1993, in Dhuri,  by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, March 01, 1993

Place of abduction

Shop/market

Witness(es) to abduction

Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on March 1, 1993

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

Yes, Voluntary

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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