Balwinder Singh

Disappeared between August 13, 1993 and August 15, 1993

Male, age 25

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari


Photo of Balwinder Singh,  disappeared between August 13, 1993 and August 15,  1993 by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between August 13, 1993 and August 15, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between August 13, 1993 and August 15, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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 Raja Sansi

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

Note: Subdistrict and district boundaries are based on the 2001 census. Read more about our methodology.