Kashmir Singh

Disappeared between October 16, 1992 and November 14, 1992

Male, age 40

Demographics

Residence

Education

Primary school

Married

Yes

Children

4

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kashmir Singh,  disappeared between October 16, 1992 and November 14,  1992, in Amritsar,  by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between October 16, 1992 and November 14, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Aunt/uncle; Co-villager; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between October 16, 1992 and November 14, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Balbir Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Amritsar Mal Mandi Interrogation Center

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; 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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