Gulzar Singh

Disappeared on May 7, 1991

Male, age 30-32

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Gulzar Singh,  disappeared on May 07, 1991, in Tarn Taran, Amritsar,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, May 07, 1991

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Parents; Children; Cousin; Aunt/uncle; Friend; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on May 7, 1991

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

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, CRPF, from Tarn Taran

Response by officials

Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation, Admitted custody only, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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