Sukhdev Singh

Disappeared between August 1, 1993 and August 31, 1993

Male, age 30

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Driver (bus/truck/car)

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Sukhdev Singh,  disappeared between August 1, 1993 and August 31,  1993 by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between August 1, 1993 and August 31, 1993

Place of abduction

Roadside

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between August 1, 1993 and August 31, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Balkar Singh, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Baba Bakala

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Forced

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Baba Bakala, Kapurthala

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family

Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

3

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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