Mukhtiar Singh

Disappeared on March 14, 1993

Male, age 68-70

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

6

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Mukhtiar Singh,  disappeared on March 14, 1993, in Sehna,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, March 14, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Children; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on March 14, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Pargat Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Sehna

Rabbi Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Sehna

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

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

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Victim had escaped, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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