Gurpreet Singh

Disappeared on April 23, 1992

Male, age 25

Demographics

Residence

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Gurpreet Singh,  disappeared on April 23, 1992, in Faridkot,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, April 23, 1992

Place of abduction

Police station

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Aunt/uncle

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on April 23, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

G.S Mastana, Punjab Police, Faridkot

Tehal Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Faridkot

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 Faridkot

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Employment; Truth commission; Desire nothing from government

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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