Manjit Singh

Disappeared on August 1, 1991

Male, age 22

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Manjit Singh,  disappeared on August 01, 1991, in Qadian,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, August 01, 1991

Place of abduction

Bus station/stand

Witness(es) to abduction

Friend; 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 August 1, 1991

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Rajbir Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Qadian

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 Batala

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed, Family became impoverished

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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