KARACHI: Sabeen Mahmud was shot dead on Friday, April 24th 2015. She was going back home after attending an event at The Second Floor (T2F).
Sabeen, a peace activist, founder, and directress of T2F Café, was known for providing platforms to project art and culture.
Sabeen Mahmud was born in Karachi and received her early education from Karachi Grammar School. After completing her O levels, she went to Lahore to get a Bachelor’s degree from the well-known Kinnaird College.
After returning to the port city, she joined a technology company Solutions Unlimited, headed by Zaheer Kidvai, who went on to become her life-long mentor and a close friend.