Jaspal Moti

Disappeared between June 1, 1992 and August 31, 1992

Male, age 40-50

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Hinduism

Caste

Chamar


Photo of Jaspal Moti,  disappeared between June 1, 1992 and August 31,  1992, in Jalandhar,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between June 1, 1992 and August 31, 1992

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between June 1, 1992 and August 31, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Jalandhar

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Believed it would have been ineffective, Did not know what to do, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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