Disappeared,
Denied, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

Who are Punjab’s Disappeared?

Watch the new Punjab Disappeared Trailer

Punjab Disappeared

Playing in Chandigarh

Dr P. N. Chhuttani Memorial, IMA Complex, Sector 35 B, Chandigarh – 160022

Click Here For Directions

Punjab’s disappeared and the struggle to find its missing victims.

Our exclusive 70-minute documentary follows the story of thousands of victims of enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings, whose dead bodies were secretly cremated in a decade of armed conflict. The victims’ ongoing fight for justice highlights the work of a murdered human rights activist Jaswant Singh Khalra and a 10-year investigation that has uncovered new evidence of thousands of previously unknown secret cremations from which victims have been identified.

The documentary highlights the determination and resilience of the victims in their two-decade long struggle before the India courts for the truth, justice and accountability.

There will be a Question and Answer session with the documentary film-makers after the showing.

THE PUNJAB DOCUMENTATION AND ADVOCACY PROJECT (PDAP)

The untold story of Punjab’s missing

The Punjab Documentation and Advocacy Project (PDAP) started in 2008. What started as a formalised attempt to pool the collective experience, knowledge and data of the Punjab conflict has steadily evolved into a systematic, comprehensive and evaluative system of documentation of the human rights abuses in Punjab in the 1980’s and 1990’s.

The original aims were to document cases of those extra-judicially executed, ‘disappeared’ and arbitrarily detained in Punjab, India between 1978-1996, as comprehensively as possible.

Live Twitter Feed

RT @AuschwitzMuseum: A heart-breaking moment captured in an SS photograph of a group of Hungarian Jews near gas chamber IV at #Auschwitz II…
#srilankadisappeared BBC News - Sri Lanka's war 10 years on: Finding Father Francis https://t.co/0rd1JHkCQZ

Latest News.

Some Key Facts.

50,000+

Victims

8257

Disappearances (and counting)

?

Prosecutions


8670 days 7 hours 23 minutes 25 seconds 

Since the last disappearance in punjab – Jaswant Singh Khalra

Subscribe to our Newsletter.