Ajmer Singh

Disappeared on October 15, 1991

Male, age 35


Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Ajmer Singh,  disappeared on October 15, 1991, in Jagraon CIA Staff, Raikot, Moga, Faridkot,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, October 15, 1991

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Children; 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 October 15, 1991

Additional data forthcoming


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Bachan Singh Randhawa, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Moga

Rana None Inspector, Punjab Police, Mehna

Gurmeet Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Raikot

Swaran Singh [Ghotna], Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Faridkot

Harnek Singh Maradwalia, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, Jagraon CIA Staff

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Jagraon CIA Staff, Raikot, Moga, Faridkot

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family abandoned home, Family member(s) died due to depression/shock, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; 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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