Tarlochan Singh

Disappeared, date unknown

Male, age 16-17


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Tarlochan Singh,  disappeared, date unknown, in Ludhiana,  by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, March 19, 1988

Place of abduction

Shop/market

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Disappeared, date unknown

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, CRPF, from Ludhiana, Kapurthala, 16th Battalion CRPF Camp

Response by officials

No Response, Denied involvement, Admitted custody only

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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