Narayan Singh

Disappeared between October 15, 1992 and October 31, 1992

Male, age 36-37

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Narayan Singh,  disappeared between October 15, 1992 and October 31,  1992, in Bathinda CIA Staff,  by Punjab Police; Criminal Investigation Agency

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 2

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between October 15, 1992 and October 31, 1992

Place of abduction

Shop/market

Witness(es) to abduction

Cousin; Friend

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between October 15, 1992 and October 31, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Amrik Singh, Inspector, Criminal Investigation Agency, Bathinda CIA Staff

Sukhdev Singh Kahlon, Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Bathinda

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 Bathinda CIA Staff, Bathinda

Response by officials

Admitted custody only

Legal remedies pursued

No, Believed it would have been ineffective, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school

Remedies desired from government

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

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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