Jagdish Singh

Disappeared between July 1, 1991 and August 30, 1991

Male, age 32

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari


Photo of Jagdish Singh,  disappeared between July 1, 1991 and August 30,  1991, in Mullanpur Dakha,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 2

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between July 1, 1991 and August 30, 1991

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between July 1, 1991 and August 30, 1991

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, Punjab Police, from Moga, Jagraon, Ludhiana, Chandigarh

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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