Satnam Singh

Disappeared between December 15, 1991 and January 15, 1992

Male, age 18


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Satnam Singh,  disappeared between December 15, 1991 and January 15,  1992, in Kapurthala,  by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between December 15, 1991 and January 15, 1992

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared between December 15, 1991 and January 15, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Surjit Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Kapurthala

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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