Sukhdev Singh

Disappeared on January 30, 1993

Male, age 20-22

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Sukhdev Singh,  disappeared on January 30, 1993, in Jaitu,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, January 30, 1993

Place of abduction

Village fields

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Co-villager; 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 January 30, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Ranjeet Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Jaitu

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

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

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

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; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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