Malkeet Singh

Disappeared on May 22, 1991

Male, age 21

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

No

Religion

Sikh


Photo of Malkeet Singh,  disappeared on May 22, 1991, in Makhu,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, May 22, 1991

Place of abduction

Police station

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Sibling; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on May 22, 1991

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Balkar Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Makhu

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 Makhu

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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