Balwinder Singh

Disappeared on January 5, 1991

Male, age 21-22

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Driver (bus/truck/car)

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Balwinder Singh,  disappeared on January 05, 1991, in Dhilwan,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, January 05, 1991

Place of abduction

Roadside

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on January 5, 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 Kapurthala

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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