Baljinder Singh

Disappeared between October 10, 1990 and October 21, 1990

Male, age 25

Demographics

Education

Graduate diploma

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Baljinder Singh,  disappeared between October 10, 1990 and October 21,  1990, in Banga,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between October 10, 1990 and October 21, 1990

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Aunt/uncle; Co-villager; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between October 10, 1990 and October 21, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Kamaljit Singh Dhillon, Inspector

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Banga

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family members ran away, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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