Pargat Singh

Disappeared on August 13, 1993

Male, age 70

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Pargat Singh,  disappeared on August 13, 1993, in Adampur,  by Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 20

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, August 13, 1993

Place of abduction

Village fields

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on August 13, 1993

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

Yes, Voluntary

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Adampur, Jalandhar, Hoshiarpur

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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