Kulwant Singh

Disappeared on January 17, 1994

Male, age 29

Demographics

Education

Graduate diploma

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kulwant Singh,  disappeared on January 17, 1994, in Sangrur,  by Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 5-7

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, January 17, 1994

Place of abduction

Roadside

Witness(es) to abduction

Friend; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on January 17, 1994

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Jasminder [Jaswinder] Singh, Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Sangrur

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies

Security officials approached

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

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

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

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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