Gurdip Singh

Disappeared on November 5, 1993

Male, age 34


Demographics

Residence

Education

Primary school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Gurdip Singh,  disappeared on November 5, 1993, in Jhabal Kalan,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, November 5, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money; Other


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Disappeared on November 5, 1993

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Dilbagh Singh, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Tarn Taran

Ashok Kumar, Inspector, Punjab Police, Jhabal Kalan

Kali Daas, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Jhabal Kalan

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Jhabal Kalan

Response by officials

None

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective

Remedies desired from government

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


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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