Harnam Singh

Disappeared between May 1, 1993 and June 30, 1993

Male, age 25

Demographics

Residence

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Harnam Singh,  disappeared between May 1, 1993 and June 30,  1993, in Bathinda,  by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, between May 1, 1993 and June 30, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared between May 1, 1993 and June 30, 1993

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

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

4

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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