Didar Singh

Disappeared on February 5, 1993

Male, age 19


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Didar Singh,  disappeared on February 05, 1993, in Mulepur,  by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, the victim turned himself/herself in, February 05, 1993

Place of abduction

Police station

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

Yes

Judge/magistrate result

Police custody/remand


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared on February 5, 1993

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Malhotra Inspector, Punjab Police, Mulepur

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Sirhind Fatehgarh Sahib

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family abandoned home, Family member(s) died due to depression/shock, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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