Gurmail Singh

Disappeared on September 14, 1992

Male, age 33

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Gurmail Singh,  disappeared on September 14, 1992 by Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, September 14, 1992

Place of abduction

Bus station/stand

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling; Cousin; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on September 14, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Bhucho Mandi, Mansa, Jaurkian, Bathinda

Response by officials

Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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