Sukhwinder Singh

Disappeared on October 14, 1990

Male, age 38-40

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

4

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Sukhwinder Singh,  disappeared on October 14, 1990, in Samana CIA Staff,  by Criminal Investigation Agency

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding disappearance

Yes, the victim turned himself/herself in, October 14, 1990

Place of abduction

Police station

Witness(es) to abduction

Aunt/uncle

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Disappeared on October 14, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Varinderpal Singh, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, Samana CIA Staff

Gurmail Singh, Inspector, Criminal Investigation Agency, Samana CIA Staff

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Forced

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Samana CIA Staff, Sunam

Response by officials

Victim had escaped

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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