Jaswinder Singh

Disappeared between November 1, 1987 and January 31, 1988

Male, age 24

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Shopkeeper

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC


Photo of Jaswinder Singh,  disappeared between November 1, 1987 and January 31,  1988 by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between November 1, 1987 and January 31, 1988

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Sibling; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between November 1, 1987 and January 31, 1988

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Unknown

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Banga, Goraya, Apra

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Truth commission; Desire nothing from government

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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