Mukhtiar Singh

Disappeared, date unknown

Male, age 25-26


Demographics

Education

No education

Married

Yes

Children

6

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Mukhtiar Singh,  disappeared, date unknown, in Verowal,  by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, December 31, 1988

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Parents

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

Yes

Judge/magistrate result

Jail, Police custody/remand


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared, date unknown

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


Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Verowal, Nabha, Nabha Jail

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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