Jagga Singh

Disappeared between February 13, 1992 and April 15, 1992

Male, age 30-35

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

5

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Jagga Singh,  disappeared between February 13, 1992 and April 15,  1992, in Majitha,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between February 13, 1992 and April 15, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Parents

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between February 13, 1992 and April 15, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Gurmeet Singh, Punjab Police, Majitha

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 Majitha, Amritsar Mal Mandi Interrogation Center

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Admitted custody only, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school

Remedies desired from government

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

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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