Manjinder Singh

Disappeared on August 13, 1993

Male, age 19

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Manjinder Singh,  disappeared on August 13, 1993, in Sahnewal,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, August 13, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Aunt/uncle; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on August 13, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Paramjit Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Sahnewal

Sawraaj Singh, Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Sahnewal

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, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Sahnewal

Response by officials

Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation

Legal remedies pursued

No

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

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

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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