Ajaib Singh

Disappeared on March 17, 1991

Male, age 20-23

Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Unemployed

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Ajaib Singh,  disappeared on March 17, 1991, in Bathinda,  by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, March 17, 1991

Place of abduction

Bus station/stand

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on March 17, 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

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Poohla, Nathana

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective

Remedies desired from government

Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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