Balwinder Singh

Disappeared, date unknown

Male, age 38-40

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari


Photo of Balwinder Singh,  disappeared, date unknown, in Faridkot,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared, date unknown

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

Supported the goals of the militancy movement

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

Note: Subdistrict and district boundaries are based on the 2001 census. Read more about our methodology.