Bhola Singh

Disappeared on June 23, 1991

Male, age 21-22

Demographics

Residence

Education

Primary school

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC


Photo of Bhola Singh,  disappeared on June 23, 1991, in Boha, Budhlada,  by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, June 23, 1991

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on June 23, 1991

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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 Jalandhar, Bathinda, Hisar, Bhikhi, Jaurkian, Jhuner, Boha, Budhlada, Bareta

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Did not know what to do, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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