Bhagwant Singh

Disappeared on November 17, 1995

Male, age 27

Demographics

Residence

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Bhagwant Singh,  disappeared on November 17, 1995 by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, November 17, 1995

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Friend

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on November 17, 1995

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

No

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Ludhiana

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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