Gurdev Singh

Disappeared between November 1, 1985 and December 31, 1985

Male, age 24-25


Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between November 1, 1985 and December 31, 1985

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared between November 1, 1985 and December 31, 1985

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 Amritsar

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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