Gurdial Singh

Disappeared, date unknown

Male, age 23

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Ramgarhia

Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Unknown

Disappeared, date unknown

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Amritsar, Amritsar Mal Mandi Interrogation Center, Amritsar B.R. Model School Interrogation Center

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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