Magar Singh

Disappeared between May 20, 1991 and May 21, 1991

Male, age 38-40

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

4

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Naee


Photo of Magar Singh,  disappeared between May 20, 1991 and May 21,  1991, in Mansa,  by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between May 20, 1991 and May 21, 1991

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between May 20, 1991 and May 21, 1991

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Balwant Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Mansa

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, Punjab Police, from Mansa, Moonak

Response by officials

No Response, Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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