Jarnail Singh

Disappeared, date unknown

Male, age 38-39


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Jarnail Singh,  disappeared, date unknown, in Khemkaran,  by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, June 6, 1989

Place of abduction

Police station

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

Yes

Judge/magistrate result

Jail, Police custody/remand


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Disappeared, date unknown

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Jagir Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Khemkaran

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Amritsar Jail

Response by officials

Victim had escaped

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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