Sahib Singh

Disappeared between June 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Male, age 20-22


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Sahib Singh,  disappeared between June 1, 1993 and December 31,  1993, in Kapurthala,  by Punjab Police; Border Security Force


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between June 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared between June 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Joga Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Kapurthala

Tirath Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Kapurthala

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Forced


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Gagrewal

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

3

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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