Ishrat Akhond


Age: 45

Bangladeshi philanthropist and human resources director at the Dhaka-based garments manufacturing company ZXY International FZCO who was a Bangladeshi arts promoter and trustee of the Institute of Asian Creatives (IAC) for more than 20 years, but who was also involved in creative and cultural organizations including the Institute of Art and Culture and Dhaka Art Centre.

Cause of Death: Hacked to death during a terrorist attack

Born: 1971

Died: July 1, 2016

Dhaka, Bangladesh