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Bonya Ahmed (Rafida Bonya Ahmed) was born on 1969 in Dhaka, Bangladesh, is an American-Bangladeshi blogger and activist. Discover Bonya Ahmed's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 51 years old?
|Popular As||Rafida Bonya Ahmed|
|Age||52 years old|
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Bonya Ahmed Height, Weight & Measurements
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Who Is Bonya Ahmed's Husband?
Her husband is Avijit Roy (m. ?–2015)
|Husband||Avijit Roy (m. ?–2015)|
Bonya Ahmed Net Worth
Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Bonya Ahmed worth at the age of 52 years old? Bonya Ahmed’s income source is mostly from being a successful Blogger. She is from Bangladesh. We have estimated Bonya Ahmed's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Blogger|
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|Wikipedia||Bonya Ahmed Wikipedia|
On 20 April 2018, Ahmed gave a TEDx Talk in Exeter, explaining how she recovered from the 2015 terrorist attack that left her husband dead and herself physically and emotionally scarred for life.
She is currently doing research work on Islamic fundamentalism as a visiting research scholar at University of Texas at Austin. She received the Freedom From Religion Foundation's "Forward" award in 2016. She is a member of the jury of Deutsche Welle's The BOBS Best of Online Activism Award.
Ahmed met her husband, Avijit Roy, through their writing on Mukto-Mona, the first online platform for Bengali speaking freethinkers, atheists, and secular bloggers and writers founded by Avijit. This group started the first celebration of Darwin Day in Bangladesh. Mukto-Mona was internationally recognised in 2015 and received The BOBS jury award. Ahmed wrote Bibortoner Path Dhore ("Along the Evolutionary Path", 2007), one of the first popular science books in Bangladesh about biological evolution. She is one of the moderators of Mukto-Mona.
On 26 February 2015, Ahmed and Roy were attacked by machete-wielding Islamic extremists while they were visiting Dhaka on a book signing trip. They were attacked in the middle of the street at a very crowded book fair. Roy died after he was taken to the hospital and Ahmed was gravely injured.
Ahmed has a daughter, Trisha Ahmed, from her first marriage. Trisha wrote an article with her stepfather Avijit for the Free Inquiry magazine about imprisoned secularist bloggers. Ahmed was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2011 and went into remission after extensive treatment.
Rafida Bonya Ahmed, better known by her pen and stage name Bonya Ahmed (born 1969), is a Bangladeshi-American author, humanist activist and blogger.