Ravinder Singh

Disappeared between April 15, 1987 and September 30, 1987

Male, age 30

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 3

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between April 15, 1987 and September 30, 1987

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between April 15, 1987 and September 30, 1987

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

General persecution of Sikhs; Supported the goals of the militancy movement

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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