Sukhdev Singh

Disappeared on February 3, 1990

Male, age 23-25


Demographics

Education

Some college

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Sukhdev Singh,  disappeared on February 03, 1990, in Dhariwal, Batala, Gurdaspur,  by Punjab Police; Border Security Force; Criminal Investigation Agency


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, February 03, 1990

Place of abduction

Village drain

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared on February 3, 1990

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Makhan Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Dhariwal

Samant Kumar Goel, Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Batala

Tejinder Singh Bal, Superintendent of Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, Gurdaspur

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Security officials approached

Yes, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Gurdaspur

Response by officials

Told family to go to another police station

Impact on family

Family member(s) engaged in militant activity, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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