Sukhdev Singh

Disappeared between July 1, 1989 and August 31, 1989

Male, age 40


Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 2

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between July 1, 1989 and August 31, 1989

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared between July 1, 1989 and August 31, 1989

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

1984 Indian Army attack on the Harmandir Sahib


Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Jandiala, Amritsar

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Desire nothing from government


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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