List of COVID-19 deaths in Asia

This is a list of notable people reported as having died from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), as a result of infection by the virus SARS-CoV-2 during the COVID-19 pandemic in Asia.

AfghanistanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
2 May 2020   Munir Mangal 70 Commander of the Afghan National Police (2010–2016) Afghanistan (Kabul)
10 June 2020   Haidari Wujodi 80–81 Poet Afghanistan (Kabul)
26 June 2020   Faqir Nabi 66–67 Actor Afghanistan (Kabul)
4 December 2020   Suhaila Siddiq 71 Minister of Public Health of Afghanistan (2001–2004) Afghanistan (Kabul)
10 December 2020   Rahnaward Zaryab 76 Writer Afghanistan (Kabul)
9 June 2021   Abdul Latif Ibrahimi 62 Governor of Samangan Province (2018–2020) and Governor of Takhar Province (2013–2015 and 2009–2010) Afghanistan (Kabul)
10 June 2021   Fazlullah Mujadedi 63–64 Governor of Takhar Province (2017–2019), Governor of Laghman Province (2012–2015), and member of the House of the People (2005–2010) Afghanistan

ArmeniaEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
2 July 2020   Gregory Areshian 71 Archeologist Armenia (Yerevan)
28 October 2020   Gurgen Egiazaryan 72 Member of the Parliament of Armenia (1993–2003) Armenia (Yerevan)
19 November 2020   Sebouh Chouldjian 61 Archbishop of Gougark (since 1996) Armenia (Yerevan)
20 November 2020   Rita Sargsyan 58 First Lady of Armenia (2008–2018) Armenia (Yerevan)
18 February 2021   Sergo Karapetyan 72 Minister of Agriculture of Armenia (2010–2016) Armenia (Yerevan)
23 March 2021   Hakob Hakobyan 58 Member of the Parliament of Armenia (1999–2007) Armenia (Yerevan)
29 September 2021   Hayko 48 Singer Armenia (Yerevan)

AzerbaijanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
3 December 2020   Adil Ismayilov 63 Lawyer Azerbaijan (Baku)
14 December 2020   Elbrus Abbasov 69 Footballer (Neftchi Baku PFC) Azerbaijan (Baku)
11 April 2021   Füzuli Javadov 70 Footballer (Neftchi Baku PFC) Azerbaijan (Baku)
2 September 2021   Aydin Ibrahimov 83 Olympic wrestler (Bronze - 1964) Azerbaijan

BangladeshEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
10 May 2020   Anwarul Kabir Talukdar 76 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2001–2008) and Minister of Power of Bangladesh (2006) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
14 May 2020   Anisuzzaman 83 Chairman of the Bangla Academy (since 2011) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
21 May 2020   Kamrun Nahar Putul 65 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1996–2001) Bangladesh (Bogra)
24 May 2020   Mockbul Hossain 70 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1996–2001) Bangladesh (Bogra)
13 June 2020   Mohammed Nasim 72 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (since 2014, 1996–2006, 1991–1995, and 1986–1987) and Minister of Health and Family Welfare (2014–2019) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  Sheikh Md Abdullah 74 Minister of Religious Affairs of Bangladesh (since 2019) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
15 June 2020   Badar Uddin Ahmed Kamran 69 Mayor of Sylhet (2003–2013) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
20 June 2020   Kamal Lohani 85 Director General of the Shilpakala Academy (2009–2011) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
28 June 2020   Md. Shahjahan Ali Talukder 65 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1988–1990) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
29 June 2020   Abdullah al Mohsin Chowdhury 57 Secretary of Defence (since 2020) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
4 July 2020   T. M. Giasuddin Ahmed 83 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1986–1992) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
13 July 2020   Nurul Islam Babul 74 Businessman Bangladesh (Dhaka)
14 July 2020   Muhammad Mohaiminul Islam 78 Chief of Naval Staff (1991–1995) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
15 July 2020   Sayed Haider 94 Doctor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
25 July 2020   Md Shahidullah Military officer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
27 July 2020   Israfil Alam 54 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (since 2009) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  AKM Amanul Islam Chowdhury 83 Political advisor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
29 July 2020   Sheikh Md. Nurul Haque 79 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2014–2019 and 1996–2001) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
3 August 2020   ATM Alamgir 70 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1991–1996) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  Mohammad Barkatullah 76 Television producer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
15 August 2020   Murtaja Baseer 87 Poet Bangladesh (Dhaka)
18 August 2020   Azizur Rahman 76 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1991–1995 and 1986–1987) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
5 September 2020   Abu Osman Chowdhury 84 Military officer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
9 September 2020   KS Firoz 74 Actor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
14 September 2020   Sadek Bachchu 65 Actor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
27 September 2020   Mahbubey Alam 71 Attorney General of Bangladesh (since 2009) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
11 October 2020   Mirza Mazharul Islam 93 Doctor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
17 October 2020   A. K. M. Mosharraf Hossain 83 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1996–2006) and Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (2001–2005) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
14 November 2020   Abu Hena 81 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1996–2006) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
20 November 2020   Fazlul Haque Montu 71 Trade Unionist Bangladesh (Dhaka)
27 November 2020   Aly Zaker 76 Actor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
28 November 2020   Shahadat Hossain Khan 61 Singer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
1 December 2020   Hasna Begum 85 Philosopher Bangladesh (Dhaka)
9 December 2020   Chowdhury Kamal Ibne Yusuf 80 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1991–2006) and Minister of Food and Disaster Management (2004–2006) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
18 December 2020   Aminul Islam Mintu 81 Actor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
20 December 2020   Samsuddin Ahmed 75 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2001–2006) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
20 December 2020   Monzur-I-Mowla 80 Director General of the Bangla Academy (1982–1986) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
24 December 2020   M. A. Hashem 77 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2001–2006) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  AKM Jahangir Hossain 66 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2014–2018, 1996–2006 and 1991–1995) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
1 January 2021   Amzad Hossain Sarker 62 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2001–2008) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
11 January 2021   Mizanur Rahman Khan 54 Journalist Bangladesh (Dhaka)
20 January 2021   Raisuddin Ahmed 82 Cricketer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
11 March 2021   Mahmud Us Samad Chowdhury 66 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (since 2008) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
7 April 2021   Indra Mohan Rajbongshi 75 Singer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
11 April 2021   Mita Haque 58 Singer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
13 April 2021   Farid Ahmed 60 Composer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  Maqbul Ahmed 81 Iman Bangladesh (Dhaka)
14 April 2021   Abdul Matin Khasru 71 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (since 2009, 1996–2001 and 1991–1995) and Minister of Law and Justice (1997–2001) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  Shamsuzzaman Khan 80 Chairman of the Bangla Academy (since 2020) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
17 April 2021   Kabori 70 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2009–2014) and actress Bangladesh (Dhaka)
18 April 2021   S. M. Mohsin 73 Actor Bangladesh (Dhaka)
24 April 2021   A. M. M. Safiullah 73 Vice-Chancellor of Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (2011–2019) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  Ziaur Rahman Khan 74 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1991–2006) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
  Shamsuzzaman Khan 74 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1991–2008) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
9 May 2021   Meraj Uddin Mollah 75 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2008–2014) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
17 July 2021   Khurram Khan Chowdhury 75 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2001–2008 and 1988–1996) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
18 July 2021   Afaz Uddin Ahmed 95 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2008–2014) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
23 July 2021   Fakir Alamgir 71 Singer Bangladesh (Dhaka)
7 August 2021   Mohammad Hadis Uddin 72 Inspector General of the Police (2005) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
8 August 2021   Najma Chowdhury 78 Academic Bangladesh (Dhaka)
15 August 2021   Abdur Rahim 68 Director General of the National Security Intelligence (2001–2005) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
18 July 2021   Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu 66 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2014–2019 and 1988–1990) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
25 December 2021   Riaz Uddin Ahmed 76 Journalist Bangladesh (Dhaka)
4 February 2022   FRM Nazmul Ahasan 66 Justice of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh (since 2022) Bangladesh (Dhaka)
20 February 2022   Quazi Rosy 73 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2014–2018) Bangladesh (Dhaka)

ChinaEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
25 January 2020   Liang Wudong 60 Doctor (first death due to hospital-acquired infection) China (Wuhan)
26 January 2020   Wang Xianliang 62 Director of the Ethnic and Religious Affairs Commission of Wuhan (2012–2017) China (Wuhan)
27 January 2020   Yang Xiaobo 57 Mayor of Huangshi (2009–2014) and delegate to the National People's Congress (2013–2018) China (Wuhan)
31 January 2020   Wen Zengxian 67 Deputy Director of the Civil Affairs Department of Hubei Province (1997–2010) China (Wuhan)
6 February 2020   Qiu Jun 72 Bodybuilder China (Wuhan)
7 February 2020   Hong Ling 53 Geneticist China (Wuhan)
  Li Wenliang 33 Doctor (whistleblower of the COVID-19 outbreak in Wuhan) China (Wuhan)
10 February 2020   Lin Zhengbin 62 Doctor China (Wuhan)
13 February 2020   Liu Shouxiang 61 Painter China (Wuhan)
14 February 2020   Liu Fan 59 Nurse China (Wuhan)
15 February 2020   Duan Zhengcheng 85 Engineer China (Wuhan)
19 February 2020   Ke Huibing 41 Scientist China (Wuhan)
19 February 2020   Joseph Zhu Baoyu 98 Bishop of Nanyang (2002–2010) China (Henan)
16 December 2020   Leticia Lee 56 Activist China (Hong Kong)

IndiaEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
2 April 2020   Nirmal Singh Khalsa 67 Singer India (Amritsar)
26 April 2020   Badruddin Shaikh 67 Member of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (since 2010) India (Ahmedabad)
27 April 2020   Beni Prasad Verma 79 Member of the Rajya Sabha (since 2016) and member of the Lok Sabha (1996–2014) India (Lucknow)
2 May 2020   Ajay Kumar Tripathi 62 Justice of the Lokpal (since 2019) and Chief Justice of Chhattisgarh High Court (2018–2019) India (New Delhi)
10 May 2020   Hari Vasudevan 68 Historian India (Kolkata)
17 May 2020   Ratnakar Matkari 81 Writer and film producer India (Mumbai)
23 May 2020   Jitendra Nath Pande 78 Doctor India (New Delhi)
1 June 2020   P Namgyal 83 Member of the Lok Sabha (1996–1998 & 1980-1989) India (Mumbai)
10 June 2020   J. Anbazhagan 62 Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (since 2011 and 2001–2006) India (Chennai)
14 June 2020   Raj Mohan Vohra 88 Military officer India (New Delhi)
16 June 2020   Haribhau Jawale 67 Member of the Lok Sabha (2009–2019) India (Mumbai)
5 July 2020   Mahendra Yadav 70 Member of the Delhi Legislative Assembly (1998–2003) India (New Delhi)
6 July 2020   Suresh Amonkar 68 Member of the Goa Legislative Assembly (2012–2017 and 1999–2007) India (Panaji)
12 July 2020   Tapan Ghosh 67 Politician India (Kolkata)
16 July 2020   Neela Satyanarayanan 72 Author and civil servant India (Mumbai)
21 July 2020   Lalji Tandon 85 Governor of Madhya Pradesh (2019–2020), Governor of Bihar (2018–2019), member of the Lok Sabha (2009–2014), and member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (1996–2009) India (Lucknow)
1 August 2020   Pydikondala Manikyala Rao 58 Member of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly (2014–2019) India (Vijayawada)
2 August 2020   Umesh Dastane 63 Cricketer (Maharashtra) India
  Satyanarayan Singh 77 Member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly (1990–2000) India (Patna)
  Kamal Rani Varun 62 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017) and Lok Sabha (1996–1999) India (Lucknow)
4 August 2020   Sunnam Rajaiah 59 Member of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017 and 1999–2009) India (Vijayawada)
5 August 2020   Shivajirao Patil Nilangekar 89 Member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (1962–2014) and Chief Minister of Maharashtra (1985–1986) India (Pune)
6 August 2020   Shyamal Chakraborty 76 Member of the Rajya Sabha (2008–2014) and West Bengal Legislative Assembly (1981–1996) India (Kolkata)
8 August 2020   Nandi Yellaiah 78 Member of the Lok Sabha (2014–2019, 1989–1998, and 1977–1984) and member of the Rajya Sabha (2008–2014) India (Hyderabad)
11 August 2020   Rahat Indori 70 Lyricist, poet and painter India (Indore)
12 August 2020   A. Elumalai 55 Member of the Puducherry Legislative Assembly (2001–2011) India
14 August 2020   Surendra Prakash Goel 74 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004–2009) India (Delhi)
15 August 2020   Vimala Sharma 93 First Lady of India (1992–1997) India (Bhopal)
16 August 2020   Chetan Chauhan 73 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017), member of the Lok Sabha (1991–1999), and cricketer India (Gurgaon)
28 August 2020   H. Vasanthakumar 70 Member of the Lok Sabha (since 2019) and Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (2016–2019 and 2006–2011) India (Chennai)
29 August 2020   S. I. Padmavati 103 Doctor India (New Delhi)
30 August 2020   Katyayani Shankar Bajpai 93 Ambassador of India to the United States (1984–1986), China (1980–1982), and Pakistan (1976–1980) India
31 August 2020   Pranab Mukherjee 84 President of India (2012–2017) India (New Delhi)
2 September 2020   Datta Ekbote 84 Activist India (Pune)
  M. J. Appaji Gowda 69 Member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly (2013–2018) India (Shimoga)
3 September 2020   M. Subramanian 77 Member of the Puducherry Legislative Assembly (2003–2011) India
5 September 2020   Johnny Bakshi 88 Film director and producer India (Mumbai)
13 September 2020   Ajit Das 71 Actor, director, and playwright India (Bhubaneswar)
  Raghuvansh Prasad Singh 74 Member of the Lok Sabha (1996–2014) and Minister of Rural Development (2008–2009) India (New Delhi)
  K. Thangavel 68 Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (2011–2016) India (Coimbatore)
14 September 2020   Florent Pereira 67 Journalist and film actor India (Chennai)
  Chanesh Ram Rathiya 78 Member of the Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly (1977–2005) India (Raigarh)
16 September 2020   P. R. Krishna Kumar 68 Doctor and the founder of the AVP Research Foundation India (Coimbatore)
  Balli Durga Prasad Rao 64 Member of the Lok Sabha (since 2019) and Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly (2009–2014, 1994–1999, and 1985–1989) India (Chennai)
17 September 2020   Ashok Gasti 55 Member of the Rajya Sabha (since 2020) India (Bangalore)
  Liladhar Vaghela 85 Member of the Lok Sabha (2014–2019) and Gujarat Legislative Assembly (2007–2017) India
18 September 2020   Asit Bandopadhyay 84 Dramatist, screenwriter, and actor India (Kolkata)
22 September 2020   Rajendra Devlekar 54 Mayor of Kalyan-Dombivli (2015–2018) India (Mumbai)
  Ashutosh Mohunta 67 Member of the Punjab State Human Rights Commission (since 2016) and Justice of the Punjab and Haryana High Court (2014–2015 and 2001–2010) India (Mohali)
  Gopal Singh Rawat 62 Civil servant India (Rishikesh)
  Ashalata Wabgaonkar 79 Actress India (Satara)
23 September 2020   Suresh Angadi 65 Member of the Lok Sabha (since 2004) and Minister of State for Railways of India (since 2019) India (New Delhi)
  G. P. Venkidu 85 Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (1996–2001) India (Coimbatore)
24 September 2020   Sekhar Basu 68 Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India (2015–2018) and director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (2012–2016) India (Kolkata)
  B. Narayan Rao 65 Member of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly (since 2018) India (Manipal)
25 September 2020   S. P. Balasubrahmanyam 74 Musician and film producer India (Chennai)
29 September 2020   Mamu Ram Gonder 70 Member of the Haryana Legislative Assembly (2009–2014) India (Panchkula)
1 October 2020   Gurupad Mete 51 Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly (since 2011) India
3 October 2020   Haji Hussain Ansari 70 Member of the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly (since 1995) India (Ranchi)
4 October 2020   Pradeep Maharathy 65 Member of the Odisha Legislative Assembly (since 1985) India (Bhubaneswar)
5 October 2020   Rasheed Masood 73 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004–2009, 1989–1996 and 1977–1984) India
7 October 2020   Kailash Chandra Trivedi 65 Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (since 2003) India
10 October 2020   Suresh Gore 55 Member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (2014–2019) India
12 October 2020   C. M. Chang 78 Member of the Lok Sabha (2009–2014) India (Kohima)
  Sarat Kumar Kar 81 Member of the Odisha Legislative Assembly (1980–2004) and member of the Lok Sabha (1977–1980) India (Manipal)
15 October 2020   P. Vetrivel 60 Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (since 2016) India (Chennai)
16 October 2020   Pradip Ghosh 78 Elocutionist India (Kolkata)
  Kapil Deo Kamat 69 Member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly (since 2005) India (Patna)
22 October 2020   Nayani Narasimha Reddy 86 Member of the Telangana Legislative Assembly (since 2000) India (Hyderabad)
25 October 2020   Mahesh Kanodia 83 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004–2009 and 1991–1999) India (Gandhinagar)
25 October 2020   Naresh Kanodia 77 Actor India (Ahmedabad)
29 October 2020   Sukumar Hansda 63 Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly (since 2011) India
  Keshubhai Patel 92 Member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly (2008–2014 and 1975–2002), member of the Rajya Sabha (2002–2008 & 1977-1980) and Chief Minister of Gujarat (1998–2001 and 1995) India (Ahmedabad)
31 October 2020   R. Doraikkannu 72 Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (since 2006) India (Chennai)
2 November 2020   Bhagirathi Majhi 66 Member of the Rajya Sabha (2004–2010) India
  Satish Prasad Singh 84 Member of the Lok Sabha (1980–1984), member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly (1958–1968) and Chief Minister of Bihar (1968) India (Saket)
3 November 2020   Dharshibhai Khanpura 80 Member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly (1990–2016) India (Ahmedabad)
12 November 2020   Surendra Singh Jeena 50 Member of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly (since 2007) India (Delhi)
12 November 2020   Arjun Prajapati 63 Potter India (Jaipur)
15 November 2020   Chandrawati 92 Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry (1990), member of the Haryana Legislative Assembly (1960–1977) and member of the Lok Sabha (1977–1980) India (Haryana)
  Soumitra Chatterjee 85 Actor (National Film Award for Best Actor - 2006) India (Kolkata)
23 November 2020   Tarun Gogoi 84 Member of the Assam Legislative Assembly (since 2001), Chief Minister of Assam (2001–2016) and member of the Lok Sabha (1991–2001 and 1971–1984) India (Guwahati)
25 November 2020   Ahmed Patel 71 Member of the Rajya Sabha (since 1993) and of the Lok Sabha (1977–1989) India (Gurgaon)
26 November 2020   Mridula Sinha 77 Governor of Goa (2014–2019) India (Delhi)
28 November 2020   Bharat Bhalke 60 Member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (since 2009) India (Pandharpur)
30 November 2020   Kiran Maheshwari 60 Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (since 2018) and of the Lok Sabha (2004–2009) India (Gurgaon)
1 December 2020   Abhay Bharadwaj 66 Member of the Rajya Sabha (since 2020) India (Chennai)
  Nomula Narsimhaiah 64 Member of the Telangana Legislative Assembly (since 2018) India (Hyderabad)
3 December 2020   Anusuya Prasad Maikhuri 60 Member of the Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly (since 2002) India (Gairsain)
7 December 2020   Divya Bhatnagar 34 Actress India (Mumbai)
9 December 2020   Manglesh Dabral 72 Journalist India (New Delhi)
10 December 2020   Hasu Yajnik 82 Writer India (Ahmedabad)
11 December 2020   Ram Lal Rahi 86 Member of the Lok Sabha (1989-1996 & 1977-1984) India (Sitapur)
15 December 2020   D. Vijayamohan 65 Journalist India (New Delhi)
16 December 2020   Motilal Vora 92 Member of the Rajya Sabha (since 2002) and Governor of Uttar Pradesh (1993–1996) India (New Delhi)
17 December 2020   Satya Deo Singh 75 Member of the Lok Sabha (1991-1998) India
23 December 2020   Sugathakumari 86 Poet India (Thiruvananthapuram)
25 December 2020   Shamsur Rahman Faruqi 85 Poet India (Allahabad)
29 December 2020   Nikhil Nandy 88 Footballer (India) India (Nagerbazar)
3 January 2021   Shani Mahadevappa 88 Actor India (Bangalore)
4 January 2021   Anil Panachooran 51 Poet India (Mumbai)
11 January 2021   Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi 96 Member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly (1975-1996) India (Patna)
15 January 2021   Devarapalli Prakash Rao 62 Social worker India (Cuttack)
16 January 2021   Mahaveer Bhagora 73 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004-2009) India (Udaipur)
16 January 2021   K. V. Vijayadas 62 Member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly (since 2011) India
19 January 2021   Gajendra Singh Shaktawat 47 Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (since 2008) India (Delhi)
20 January 2021   Unnikrishnan Namboothiri 97 Actor India (Payyanur)
4 February 2021   Mathoor Govindan Kutty 80 Actor India (Kottayam)
7 February 2021   Satwant Sandhu 80 Member of the Punjab Legislative Assembly (1977–2007) India
17 February 2021   Joseph Pastor Neelankavil 91 Bishop of Syro-Malabar Catholic Eparchy of Sagar (1987–2006) India
24 February 2021   Sardool Sikander 60 Singer India (Chandigarh)
2 March 2021   Nandkumar Singh Chauhan 68 Member of the Lok Sabha (since 2014 and 1996–2009) India (Gurgaon)
8 March 2021   Anshuman Singh 85 Governor of Rajasthan (1999-2003) and Governor of Gujarat (1998-1999) India
17 March 2021   Dilipkumar Gandhi 69 Member of the Lok Sabha (1999-2019) India (Delhi)
24 March 2021   Skariah Thomas 69 Member of the Lok Sabha (1977-1984) India (Delhi)
4 April 2021   Bhagwati Singh 88 Member of the Rajya Sabha (2004-2010) and Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (1977-2003) India (Bakshi Ka Talab)
9 April 2021   Raosaheb Antapurkar 62 Member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (since 2019) India
10 April 2021   Shyama Charan Gupta 76 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004-2019) India (Delhi)
  Varghese Paul 77 Priest India (Vadodara)
11 April 2021   Satish Kaul 74 Actor India (Ludhiana)
12 April 2021   Dhanare Paskal Janya 49 Member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly (2014-2019) India (Mumbai)
14 April 2021   Purnmas Pankaj 68 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (1991-2002) India
15 April 2021   Azmeera Chandulal 49 Member of the Telangana Legislative Assembly (since 2014 and 1985–1996) and Lok Sabha (1996-1999) India (Hyderabad)
16 April 2021   Hussain Ahmed 87 Footballer (India) India (Bangalore)
  Ranjit Sinha 68 Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (2012-2014) India (Delhi)
17 April 2021   Narendra Kohli 81 Writer India (Ludhiana)
18 April 2021   Achyut Madhav Gokhale 75 Writer India (Pune)
  Bachi Singh Rawat 71 Member of the Lok Sabha (1996-2009) India (Rishikesh)
  A. Pappa Sundaram 89 Member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (1989-2016) India
  Anupama Puchimanda 41 Field hockey player India (Mumbai)
19 April 2021   Mewalal Chaudhary 68 Member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly (since 2015) India (Patna)
  Jagdish Singh Rana 66 Member of the Lok Sabha (2009-2014) India (Saharanpur)
  Gopal Krishna Saxena 89 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (1996-2002) India
20 April 2021   Shyam Bihari Misra 82 Member of the Lok Sabha (1991-2004) India (Delhi)
  Kishore Nandlaskar 80 Actor India (Thane)
  M. Narasimham 93 Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (1977) India (Hyderabad)
21 April 2021   Bhitali Das 51 Singer India (Guwahati)
  Shankha Ghosh 89 Poet India (Kolkata)
  Wahiduddin Khan 96 Scholar India (New Delhi)
  Johny Lal Photographer India (Mumbai)
  Ramesh Diwkar 56 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017) India
22 April 2021   Ashok Kumar Walia 72 Member of the Delhi Legislative Assembly (1993-2013) India (New Delhi)
23 April 2021   Lalit Behl 71 Actor India
  Dukha Bhagat 67 Member of the Lok Sabha (1999-2004) India
  Devi Kunti 57 Member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly (2005-2020) India
  Kalawati Bhuriya 48 Member of the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2018) India
24 April 2021   Suresh Srivastava 76 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 1996) India (Lucknow)
26 April 2021   Manzoor Ahtesham 73 Writer India (Bhopal)
Ramu 51 Film producer India (Bangalore)
  Rao Dharampal 96 Member of the Haryana Legislative Assembly (1987-2004) India
  Sugrib Singh 57 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004-2009) India (Bhubaneswar)
  Zoram Sangliana 57 Member of the Mizoram Legislative Assembly (2008-2018) India
27 April 2021   Thamira 51 Film director India (Chennai)
  Karuna Shukla 71 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004-2009) India (Raipur)
  Satyanarayana Rao 89 Member of the Lok Sabha (1971-1984) India
28 April 2021   Anish Deb 69 Writer India (Kolkata)
  Eknath Gaikwad 81 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004-2014) India
  Kesar Singh 96 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017) India (Noida)
  Gouri Sankar Dutta 57 Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly (since 2016) India (Delhi)
29 April 2021   Riyaz Ahmad 62 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (2002-2017) India
  Rajendrasingh Baghel 75 Member of the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly (1985-2008) India (Indore)
  Kunwar Bechain 78 Poet India (Noida)
  Laxman Giluwa 57 Member of the Lok Sabha (2014-2019) India (Delhi)
30 April 2021   K. V. Anand 54 Cinematographer (National Film Award for Best Cinematography - 1994) India (Chennai)
  Jagdish Lad 34 Bodybuilder India (Vadodara)
  Soli Sorabjee 91 Attorney General of India (1998-2004) India (Delhi)
  Sanjay Kumar Seth 63 Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court (2018-2019) and justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court (2003-2018) India
  Chandro Tomar 89 Olympic sharpshooter India (Meerut)
  Rohit Sardana 51 Journalist India (Noida)
1 May 2021   Debu Chaudhuri 85 Actor India (Delhi)
  Kishan Rungta 88 Cricketer (Rajasthan) India (Jaipur)
  Mohammad Shahabuddin 53 Member of the Lok Sabha (1996-2009) and convicted kidnapper India (Delhi)
  Bikramjeet Kanwarpal 52 Actor and army officer India (Mumbai)
  Ghulam Mohammed Khan 74 Olympic equastrian India (Jaipur)
2 May 2021   S. G. Neginhal 92 Conservationist India (Bangalore)
  Damodar Barku Shingada 66 Member of the Lok Sabha (2004-2009 and 1980–1996) India
3 May 2021   Sabbam Hari 68 Member of the Lok Sabha (2009-2014) India
4 May 2021   Antony Anandarayar 75 Archbishop of Pondicherry and Cuddalore (since 2004) India (Chennai)
  Abhilasha Patil 47 Actor India (Mumbai)
  Subhadra Sen Gupta 68 Writer India (Mumbai)
4 May 2021   Renuka Sharma 82 Film director India (Bangalore)
  Ashraf Sehrai 76 Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (since 2021) India (Jammu)
  K. V. Thikkurissi 98 Writer India (Thiruvananthapuram)
  Vivek Yadav 36 Cricketer (Rajasthan) India
  Thangjam Nandakishor Singh 64 Member of the Manipur Legislative Assembly (2007-2012) India
  T. S. Shanbhag 84 Bookseller India (Bangalore)
6 May 2021   G. Anand 67 Singer India
  Dal Bahadur Kori 64 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017) India
  Basil Bhuriya 65 Bishop of Jhabua (since 2015) India
  Prateek Chaudhuri 49 Sitarist India (Delhi)
  Comagan 47 Singer India
  Shamim Hanafi 82 Writer India (New Delhi)
  Bhaskar Maiya 71 Writer India (Udupi)
  G. Muniratnam 85 Social worker India
  Pandu 74 Actor India (Chennai)
  Ajit Singh 82 Member of the Lok Sabha (1989-2014) and Minister of Civil Aviation (2011-2014) India (Chennai)
  Matang Sinh 68 Member of the Rajya Sabha (1992-2004) India
7 May 2021   Ananda Gopal Bandopadhyay 79 Tabla player India (Kolkata)
  M. Y. Eqbal 70 Justice of the Supreme Court of India (2012-2016) India (Gurgaon)
  Vinod Singh 57 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (1996-2017) India
  Ram Sajan Pandey 64 Vice Chancellor of the Baba Mastnath University (since 2018) India
  Kalthoon Thilak 78 Actor India (Chennai)
8 May 2021   Tanveer Akhtar 55 Member of the Bihar Legislative Council (since 2016) India
  Maharaj Krishan Kaushik 66 Olympic Field hockey player (Gold - 1980) India (Chennai)
  Ravinder Pal Singh 60 Olympic Field hockey player (Gold - 1980) India (Lucknow)
9 May 2021   Raghunath Mohapatra 78 Member of the Rajya Sabha (since 2018) India (Bhubaneswar)
  K. B. Shanappa 82 Member of the Rajya Sabha (2006-2012) India (Gulbarga)
  Nandivada Rathnasree 57 Astrophysicist India
10 May 2021   Salem Chandrasekharan Film producer India
  Rasa Singh Rawat 66 Member of the Lok Sabha (1989-2009) India (Ajmer)
  Joker Thulasi 66 Actor India (Chennai)
  Fortunato Franco 66 Footballer (India) India (Chennai)
11 May 2021   Madampu Kunjukuttan 79 Actor (National Film Award for Best Screenplay - 1999) India (Thrissur)
  Rashid Meer 70 Poet India (Chennai)
12 May 2021   Homen Borgohain 88 Author India (Guwahati)
  Venugopal Chandrasekhar 66 Table tennis player India (Chennai)
  Rajeev Karwal 58 Businessman India
  Maran 48 Actor India (Chengalpattu)
13 May 2021   Indu Jain 84 Businesswoman India (New Delhi)
14 May 2021   R. L. Bhatia 100 Governor of Bihar (2008-2009), Governor of Kerala (2004-2008) and member of the Lok Sabha (1972-2004) India (Thrissur)
  Jarnail Singh 47 Member of the Delhi Legislative Assembly (2015-2017) India (Delhi)
  Kanaka Murthy 79 Sculptor India (Bengaluru)
15 May 2021   Sunil Jain 58 Journalist India (New Delhi)
16 May 2021   Anjan Bandyopadhyay 55 Journalist India (Kolkata)
  Rajendrasinh Jadeja 65 Cricketer (Mumbai) India (Rajkot)
  Rajeev Satav 46 Member of the Rajya Sabha (since 2020) and the Lok Sabha (2014-2019) India (Pune)
  Vijay Singh Yadav 67 Member of the Rajya Sabha (2000-2006) India (Kankarbagh)
17 May 2021   K. K. Aggarwal 62 Doctor India (New Delhi)
  Amarendra Mohanty 63 Singer India (Bhubaneswar)
  Nitish Veera Actor India
  Vivek Raj Wangkhem 47 Member of the Manipur Legislative Assembly (2002-2007) India
18 May 2021   Chaman Lal Gupta 87 Member of the Lok Sabha (1996-2004) India (Jammu)
  Vijay Kumar Kashyap 56 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017) India (Gurgaon)
19 May 2021   Prasanta Mohapatra 47 Cricketer (Odisha) India (Bhubaneswar)
  Jagannath Pahadia 89 Governor of Haryana (2009-2014), member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (1998-2008 & 1977–1980) and of the Lok Sabha (1980-1984 & 1957–1977) India (Gurgaon)
20 May 2021   Irom Maipak 53 Cinematographer India
  U. Visweswar Rao 75 Film director India
  Tarannum Riyaz 61 Writer India
21 May 2021   Sunderlal Bahuguna 94 Environmentalist India (Rishikesh)
  Ajoy Dey 69 Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly (1991-2016) India (Kolkata)
  Rajkumar Keswani 71 Writer India
  Rana Kharkongor 72 Singer India
  Usman Mansoorpuri 76 Writer India
  Dinesh Mohan 75 Engineer India (New Delhi)
22 May 2021   Y. C. Simhadri 82 Vice Chancellor of the Patna University (2014-2019) India (New Delhi)
23 May 2021   Srikumar Banerjee 75 Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India (2009-2012) India
  Shanti Pahadia 86 Member of the Rajya Sabha (1984-1990) India
24 May 2021   Aditya Shastri 58 Vice Chancellor of the Banasthali Vidyapith (2014-2019) India
  Jeetmal Khant 58 Member of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (2013-2018) India (Udaipur)
25 May 2021   Jai Srinivas 49 Singer India (Hyderabad)
26 May 2021   Majendra Narzary 68 Member of the Assam Legislative Assembly (since 2006) India (Guwahati)
27 May 2021   Shantiraj Khosla 54 Singer India (Cuttack)
28 May 2021   Pragmulji III 85 Maharaja of Kutch (since 1991) India (Bhuj)
29 May 2021   Munirathna Anandakrishnan 92 Vice Chancellor of the Anna University (1990-1996) India (Chennai)
  Leho Ram Boro Member of the Assam Legislative Assembly (since 2021) India (Bareigaon)
  Venkat Subha Writer India (Chennai)
  Laxmikant Sharma 60 Member of the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly (1993-2013) India (Bhopal)
30 May 2021   Mythili Sivaraman 85 Activist India (Chennai)
31 May 2021   Hemendra Singh Banera 75 Member of the Lok Sabha (1989-1991 & 1971-1977) India (Jaipur)
2 June 2021   G. Ramachandran 73 Actor India
  Bijayshree Routray 58 Member of the Odisha Legislative Assembly (1990-2019) India (Bhubaneswar)
3 June 2021   Lakshmi Nandan Bora 88 Writer India (Guwahati)
5 June 2021   Bikram Keshari Barma 81 Member of the Odisha Legislative Assembly (2004-2009) India (Bhubaneswar)
  Narinder Bragta 68 Member of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 2017) India
7 June 2021   Dheeraj Verma 93 Comic book artist India (Delhi)
8 June 2021   Kamla Verma 93 Member of the Haryana Legislative Assembly (1977-2000) India (Jagadhri)
11 June 2021   Ashok Panagariya 71 Doctor India (Jaipur)
  Siddalingaiah 67 Poet India (Bangalore)
  Surat Mathur 90 Olympic long-distance runner India (Delhi)
13 June 2021   Nirmal Saini 82 Volleyball player (India) India (Mohali)
13 June 2021   Paul Alois Lakra 65 Bishop of Gumla (since 2006) India (Ranchi)
17 June 2021   Shaman Mithru 43 Actor India (Chennai)
18 June 2021   S. Ramesan Nair 73 Poet India (Ernakulam)
  Milkha Singh 91 Olympic sprinter India (Chandigarh)
19 June 2021   Jayanta Naskar 73 Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly (since 2011) India (Kolkata)
  Tapu Mishra 36 Singer India (Bhubaneswar)
21 June 2021   Reshma 42 Actress India
21 June 2021   Poovachal Khader 72 Composer India (Thiruvananthapuram)
22 June 2021   Haribhushan 65 Guerilla India
30 June 2021   Sharad Tripathi 49 Member of the Lok Sabha (2014-2019) India (Gurgaon)
5 July 2021   Stan Swamy 84 Priest India (Mumbai)
8 July 2021   Virbhadra Singh 87 Member of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly (since 1983), Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh (2012–2017, 2003–2007, 1993-1998 & 1983–1990) and member of the Lok Sabha (2009-2013, 1980-1984 & 1962–1977) India (Gurgaon)
10 July 2021   Homen D' Wai 50 Film director India
  P. K. Warrier 100 Doctor India
12 July 2021   Baselios Marthoma Paulose II 74 Bishop of the East & Malankara Metropolitan (since 2010) India (Gurgaon)
12 July 2021   Rajib Ghosh 59 Journalist India (Kolkata)
25 August 2021   Subhankar Banerjee 55 Singer India (Kolkata)
29 August 2021   Buddhadeb Guha 85 Writer India (Kolkata)
10 September 2021   Syntar Klas Sunn 63 Member of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly (since 2018) India
25 September 2021   Swapan Kumar Chakravorty 67 Writer India (Kolkata)
26 September 2021   Sheila Bhalla 88 Economist India (Puducherry)
17 November 2021   R. N. R. Manohar 71 Actor India (Chennai)
28 November 2021   K. Sivasankar 72 Choreographer (National Film Award for Best Choreography - 2009) and actor India (Hyderabad)
4 December 2021   Vinod Dua 67 Journalist India (New Delhi)
7 December 2021   Nanda Prusty 102 Writer India (Bhubaneswar)
12 January 2022   A. G. S. Ram Babu 60 Member of the Lok Sabha (1989-1998) India
15 January 2022   Alleppey Ranganath 72 Film director India (Kottayam)
16 January 2022   Ibrahim Ashk 70 Poet India (Mumbai)
17 January 2022   M. K. Prasad 89 Environmentalist India (Kerala)
29 January 2022   Suresh Bansal 78 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (2012-2017) India (Kaushambi)
31 January 2022   C. R. Rajagopalan 64 Writer India (Thrissur)
2 February 2022   Gajanan Dharmshi Babar 78 Member of the Lok Sabha (2009-2014) India (Pune)
4 February 2022   Peetam Ram 78 Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (2012-2017 & 1996-2007) India (Bareilly)
6 February 2022   Lata Mangeshkar 92 Member of the Rajya Sabha (1999-2005), singer (National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer - 1972, 1974 & 1990) and Bharat Ratna recipient India (Mumbai)
10 February 2022   Sugnya Bhatt 80 Justice of the Gujarat High Court (1994-1995) India (Ahmedabad)
16 February 2022   Chennaveera Kanavi 93 Writer India (Dharwad)
17 February 2022   Surajit Sengupta 70 Football player (India) India (Kolkata)
18 February 2022   Sudhir Joshi 81 Member of Maharashtra Legislative Council (1986-1999) and Mayor of Mumbai (1973-1974) India (Mumbai)
14 March 2022   Anil Joshiyara 68 Member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly (since 1995) India (Chennai)

IndonesiaEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
2 April 2020   Aptripel Tumimomor 53 Regent of North Morowali (since 2016) Indonesia (Makassar)
6 April 2020   Naek L. Tobing 79 Doctor Indonesia (Jakarta)
17 April 2020   Lukman Niode 56 Olympic swimmer Indonesia (Jakarta)
27 March 2020   Imam Suroso 56 Member of the Regional Representative Council (since 2009) Indonesia (Semarang)
28 March 2020   Syahrul 59 Mayor of Tanjungpinang (since 2018) Indonesia (Riau Islands)
3 August 2020   Dani Anwar 52 Member of the Regional Representative Council (2009–2014) Indonesia (Jakarta)
10 August 2020   Nadjmi Adhani 50 Mayor of Banjarbaru (since 2016) Indonesia (Banjarbaru)
27 August 2020   Masud Yunus 68 Mayor of Mojokerto (2013–2018) Indonesia (Mojokerto)
4 September 2020   Abdul Garfur 81 Member of the People's Representative Council (1997–2009 & 1972–1978) and Minister of Youth and Sport (1978-1988) Indonesia
9 September 2020   Yopie Latul 67 Singer Indonesia
16 September 2020   Saefullah 56 Regional Secretary of Jakarta (since 2014) and Mayor of Central Jakarta (2010–2014) Indonesia (Jakarta)
22 September 2020   Muharram 52 Regent of Berau (since 2016) Indonesia
1 October 2020   Adi Darma 60 Mayor of Bontang (2011–2016) Indonesia (Bontang)
  Ibnu Saleh 58 Regent of Central Bangka (since 2017) Indonesia (Pangkal Pinang)
17 October 2020   Pollycarpus Priyanto 59 Convicted murderer Indonesia (Jakarta)
7 November 2020   Anicetus Bongsu Antonius Sinaga 79 Archbishop of Medan (2009–2018) and Bishop of Sibolga (1980–2004) Indonesia (Medan)
26 November 2020   Dadang Wigiarto 53 Regent of Situbondo (since 2016) Indonesia
27 November 2020   Nur Supriyanto 55 Member of the West Java Regional People's Representative Council (since 2004) Indonesia (Bekasi)
3 December 2020   Dadang Hawari 59 Doctor Indonesia (Jakarta)
6 December 2020   Muslihan DS 74 Regent of North Bengkulu (2001–2006) and Rejang Lebong (1994–1999) Indonesia (Bengkulu)
7 December 2020   Tasiman 59 Regent of Pati (2001–2011) Indonesia (Pati)
8 December 2020   Sudjati 66 Regent of Bulungan (since 2016) Indonesia (Tanjung Selor)
9 December 2020   Malkan Amin 72 Member of the People's Representative Council (1999–2013) Indonesia (Makassar)
10 December 2020   Dudu Duswara 69 Justice of the Supreme Court of Indonesia (since 2011) Indonesia (Bandung)
14 December 2020   Herman Asaribab 56 Military officer Indonesia (Jakarta)
21 December 2020   Frederik Batti Sorring 65 Regent of North Toraja (2011–2016) Indonesia (Makassar)
24 December 2020   Thoriq Husler 57 Regent of East Luwu (since 2016) Indonesia (Makassar)
31 December 2020   Muladi 77 Minister of Justice of Indonesia (1998–1999) Indonesia (Jakarta)
1 January 2021   Muspandi 45 Member of the People's Representative Council (since 2014) Indonesia (Samarinda)
2 January 2021   Bahrum Daido 56 Member of the People's Representative Council (2009–2019) Indonesia (Jakarta)
  Subiakto Tjakrawerdaya 76 Minister of Cooperatives and Small Business of Indonesia (1993–1998) Indonesia (Jakarta)
3 January 2021   Ali Taher 59 Member of the People's Representative Council (since 2014) Indonesia (Jakarta)
4 January 2021   Bambang Suryadi 52 Member of the People's Representative Council (since 2019) Indonesia (Jakarta)
16 January 2021   Farida Pasha 68 Actress Indonesia (Jakarta)
18 January 2021   Gatot Sudjito 60 Member of the People's Representative Council (since 2014) Indonesia (Malang)
1 February 2021   Soraya Abdullah 42 Actress Indonesia
15 February 2021   Jalaluddin Rakhmat 71 Member of the People's Representative Council (2014–2019) Indonesia (Bandung)
16 February 2021   Yusriansyah Syarkawi 70 Regent of Paser (since 2016) Indonesia (Samarinda)
8 March 2021   Kuryana Azis 69 Regent of Ogan Komering Ulu (since 2015) Indonesia (Palembang)
6 April 2021   Umbu Landu Paranggi 77 Poet Indonesia (Sanur)
8 April 2021   Mahyuddin N. S. 73 Member of the People's Representative Council (2009–2014) and Governor of South Sumatra (2008) Indonesia (Palembang)
24 April 2021   Amris 63 Mayor of Dumai (since 2021) Indonesia (Pekanbaru)
21 May 2021   Klemen Tinal 50 Vice Governor of Papua (since 2013) Indonesia (Jakarta)
22 May 2021   Syamsuddin Mahmud 86 Governor of Aceh (1993–2000) and economist Indonesia (Banda Aceh)
28 May 2021   Barbara Ossenkopp 78 Dancer Indonesia (Jakarta)
20 June 2021   Alex Hesegem 63 Vice Governor of Papua (2006–2011) and member of the People's Representative Council (2001–2004) Indonesia (Jayapura)
2 July 2021   Manteb Soedharsono 72 Puppeteer Indonesia
3 July 2021   John Siffy Mirin 42 Member of the People's Representative Council (since 2018) Indonesia (Jakarta)
  Rachmawati Sukarnoputri 70 Member of the People's Representative Council (2004–2009) and member of Presidential Advisory Council (2007–2009) Indonesia (Jakarta)
4 July 2021   Harmoko 82 Minister of Information of Indonesia (1983–1997) and member of the People's Representative Council (1977–1997) Indonesia (Jakarta)
  Adang Sudrajat 58 Member of the People's Representative Council (since 2015) Indonesia (Bandung)
  Burhan Abdurahman 64 Mayor of Ternate (2016–2021 and 2010–2015) Indonesia (Makassar)
11 July 2021   Eka Supria Atmaja 48 Regent of Bekasi (since 2019) Indonesia (Kelapa Dua)
15 July 2021   Sugiharto 66 Minister of State Owned Enterprises (2004–2007) Indonesia (Jakarta)
17 July 2021   Eliaser Sunur 58 Regent of Lembata (since 2017) Indonesia
22 July 2021   Christianto Wibisono 76 Businessman Indonesia
23 July 2021   Jimmy Demianus Ijie 53 Member of the People's Representative Council (since 2019) Indonesia
1 August 2021   Mohamad Yasin Payapo 56 Regent of West Seram (since 2017) Indonesia
6 August 2021   H. Muhammad Amin 61 Vice Governor of West Nusa Tenggara (2013–2018) Indonesia
28 August 2021   Nasrul Abit 66 Vice Governor of West Sumatra (2016–2021) Indonesia (Padang)
16 February 2022   Dorce Gamalama 58 Singer and actress Indonesia (Jakarta)

IraqEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
12 June 2020   Ali Hadi 53 Footballer (Zakho) Iraq (Baghdad)
14 June 2020   Tawfiq al-Yasiri 63 Military officer Iraq (Baghdad)
21 June 2020   Ahmed Radhi 56 Footballer (Iraq) Iraq (Baghdad)
10 July 2020   Ghaida Kambash 46 Member of the Council of Representatives of Iraq (since 2010) Iraq (Baghdad)
11 September 2020   Nadhim Shaker 61 Footballer (Iraq) Iraq (Erbil)
26 September 2020   Abdul Mahdi Hadi 74 Footballer (Al-Mina'a) Iraq (Basra)
2 December 2020   Karim Salman 55 Footballer (Iraq) Iraq (Baghdad)
28 February 2021   Sabah Abdul-Jalil 69 Football manager (Al-Naft) Iraq (Baghdad)
22 March 2021   Adnan al-Assadi 69 Member of the Council of Representatives of Iraq (since 2010) Iraq (Baghdad)
2 April 2021   Mohammed Oreibi Al-Khalifa 51 Judge Iraq (Baghdad)
3 May 2021   Hamid Rashid Ma`ala 65 Member of the Council of Representatives of Iraq (2005-2010) Iraq (Baghdad)
13 August 2021   Alia Muhammad Baker 68 Librarian Iraq (Basra)
15 November 2021   Osman Öcalan 62 Military officer Iraq (Baghdad)

IranEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
27 February 2020   Hadi Khosroshahi 81 Ambassador of Iran to the Holy See (1981–1986) Iran (Tehran)
29 February 2020   Mohammad Ali Ramazani Dastak 56 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (since 2020) Iran (Rasht)
2 March 2020   Mohammad Mirmohammadi 71 Member of the Expediency Discernment Council (since 2018), member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2000–2008) and Vice President of Iran (1994–1998) Iran (Tehran)
  Ahmad Toyserkani Ravari 59 Chief Justice of Kerman Province (2006–2009) Iran (Ravar)
5 March 2020   Hossein Sheikholeslam 67 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2004–2008) and Iranian Ambassador to Syria (1998–2003) Iran (Tehran)
7 March 2020   Reza Mohammadi Langroudi 91 Ayatollah Iran (Langarud)
  Fatemeh Rahbar 55 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (since 2020 and 2004–2016) Iran (Tehran)
9 March 2020   Mohammad-Reza Rahchamani 67 Head of State Welfare Organization (2001–2005) and member of Islamic Consultative Assembly (1984–2000) Iran (Tehran)
10 March 2020   Mohammad Kiavash 89 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (1980–1988) Iran (Tehran)
13 March 2020   Nasser Shabani 62 Military officer and senior commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Iran
16 March 2020   Hashem Bathaie Golpayegani 78–79 Member of the Assembly of Experts (since 2016) Iran (Qom)
  Fariborz Raisdana 75 Economist Iran (Tehran)
19 March 2020   Hamid Kahram 62 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2000–2004) Iran (Tehran)
24 April 2020   Ebrahim Amini 94 Member of the Assembly of Experts (since 2016 & 1983–2007) Iran (Qom)
8 July 2020   Houshang Seddigh 72 Commander of the Iranian Air Force (1983–1986) Iran (Tehran)
26 July 2020   Alireza Raheb 53 Poet Iran (Tehran)
1 August 2020   Khosrow Sinai 79 Film director Iran (Tehran)
3 August 2020   Homayoun Reza Atardi 50 Musician, film and television producer Iran (Tehran)
25 August 2020   Ruhollah Hosseinian 64 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2008–2016) Iran (Tehran)
29 October 2020   Karim Akbari Mobarakeh 67 Actor and film director Iran (Tehran)
24 November 2020   Kambuzia Partovi 65 Film director and screenwriter Iran (Tehran)
27 November 2020   Parviz Poorhosseini 79 Actor Iran (Tehran)
30 November 2020   Hassan Zare Dehnavi 64 Judge Iran (Tehran)
27 January 2021   Mehrdad Minavand 45 Footballer and manager (Iran) Iran (Tehran)
3 February 2021   Ali Ansarian 43 Footballer and actor (Iran) Iran (Tehran)
16 April 2021   Nader Dastneshan 60 Footballer and coach (Rayka Babol) Iran (Qaem Shahr)
25 April 2021   Hamid Jasemian 84 Footballer (Persepolis) Iran (Tehran)
7 June 2021   Ali Akbar Mohtashamipur 73 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2000–2004 and 1989–1992) and minister of the Interior of Iran (1985–1989) Iran (Tehran)
3 August 2021   Kazem Mohammadi 47 Futsal player Iran (Karaj)
  Nader Shariatmadari 61 Member of the City Council of Tehran (2003–2007) Iran
  Gholam Hosein Shiri Aliabad 60 Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2012–2016) Iran (Tehran)
17 August 2021   Fereshteh Taerpour 68 Film producer Iran (Tehran)
3 September 2021   Hassan Firouzabadi 70 Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces (1989–2016) Iran
8 September 2021   Abbas Ansarifard 65 Businessman Iran
26 September 2021   Siamak Atlasi 85 Actor Iran (Tehran)
29 October 2021   Iran Darroudi 85 Artist Iran (Tehran)
6 November 2021   Kambiz Derambakhsh 79 Designer Iran (Tehran)
8 January 2022   Baktash Abtin 48 Poet Iran

IsraelEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
6 April 2020   Mark Steiner 77 Philosopher Israel (Jerusalem)
12 April 2020   Eliyahu Bakshi-Doron 79 Chief Rabbi of Israel (1993–2003) Israel (Jerusalem)
4 October 2020   Mordechai Yissachar Ber Leifer 64 Rabbi Israel (Netanya)
9 October 2020   David Refael ben-Ami 70 Singer Israel (Jerusalem)
10 October 2020   Amnon Freidberg 75 Entomologist Israel (Jerusalem)
12 October 2020   Yehoshua Kenaz 83 Writer Israel (Jerusalem)
16 October 2020   Itzhak Ilan 64 Deputy Director of Shin Bet (2010–2011) Israel (Petah Tikva)
18 October 2020   Ilana Rovina 86 Singer Israel (Tel Aviv)
23 October 2020   Yehuda Barkan 75 Actor Israel (Jerusalem)
10 November 2020   Saeb Erekat 65 Member of the Palestinian Legislative Council (since 1996) Israel (Jerusalem)
31 January 2021   Abraham J. Twerski 90 Rabbi Israel (Jerusalem)
  Yitzchok Scheiner 98 Rabbi Israel (Jerusalem)
  Meshulam Dovid Soloveitchik 99 Rabbi Israel (Jerusalem)
22 September 2021   Eric Alfasi 49 Basketball coach (Elitzur Ashkelon) Israel (Jerusalem)

JapanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
29 March 2020   Ken Shimura 70 Comedian Japan (Tokyo)
23 April 2020   Kumiko Okae 63 Actress Japan (Tokyo)
24 April 2020   Yukio Okamoto 74 Diplomat and diplomatic analyst Japan
13 May 2020   Shobushi Kanji 28 Sumo wrestler Japan (Tokyo)
27 December 2020   Yuichiro Hata 53 Member of the House of Councillors (since 1999) and Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (2012) Japan (Tokyo)
13 March 2021   Kiyoko Ono 85 Member of the House of Councillors (1986–2007) and Olympic gymnast (Bronze - 1964) Japan (Tokyo)
25 April 2021   Toshiro Kandagawa 81 Chef Japan (Osaka)
2 June 2021   Yamazaki Tsutomu 74 Member of the House of Councillors (2010–2017 and 1995–2007) Japan
2 July 2021   Kōbō Kenichi 47 Sumo wrestler Japan (Nagoya)
19 August 2021   Sonny Chiba 82 Actor and martial artist Japan (Kisarazu)
8 March 2022   Isao Suzuki 89 Double bassist Japan (Kawasaki)

JordanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
10 February 2021   Abdul al-Majali 86 Member of the Parliament of Jordan (1993–2010) and Speaker of the House of Representatives of Jordan (1998–2010) Jordan
28 February 2021   Aqel Biltaji 80 Mayor of Amman (2013–2017) Jordan
5 April 2021   Izz al-Din Manasirah 74 Poet Jordan (Amman)

KazakhstanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
25 July 2020   Kenzhegali Abenovich Sagadiyev 82 Member of the National Assembly of Kazakhstan (2004-2012) Kazakhstan (Nur-Sultan)
24 July 2021   Yevgeni Pupkov 45 Ice hockey player (Kazakhstan) Kazakhstan
24 November 2021   Aron Atabek 68 Writer and dissident Kazakhstan (Almaty)

KuwaitEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
10 February 2021   Mashari Al-Ballam 49 Actor Kuwait
10 May 2021   Abdikani Mohamed Wa'ays Ambassador of Somalia to Egypt and the Arab League (since 2018) Kuwait

KyrgyzstanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
24 May 2020   Mukar Cholponbayev 70 Minister of Justice (1993–1995) Kyrgyzstan (Bishkek)
6 July 2020   Chynybaĭ Tursunbekov 59 Member of the Jogorku Kenesh (since 2010) Kyrgyzstan (Bishkek)
12 August 2020   Gulsaira Momunova 82 Poet and journalist Kyrgyzstan
12 November 2020   Kanybek Isakov 51 Minister of Science and Education (2019–2020) Kyrgyzstan (Bishkek)

LebanonEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
2 April 2020   Bernardita Catalla 62 Ambassador of the Philippines to Lebanon (since 2017) Lebanon (Beirut)
19 November 2020   Ramzi Najjar 68 Businessman Lebanon
24 November 2020   Hussein Al-Zuhairi Member of the Council of Representatives of Iraq (since 2010) Lebanon
4 December 2020   Bassam Saba 62 Musician Lebanon
4 January 2021   Elias Rahbani 82 Musician Lebanon
11 January 2021   Massoud Achkar 64 Politician Lebanon (Beirut)
31 January 2021   Michel Murr 88 Member of the Parliament of Lebanon (since 1977) and Minister of Interior of Lebanon (1990–2000) Lebanon
8 February 2021   Jean Obeid 81 Member of the Parliament of Lebanon (since 2018 and 1991–2005) and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants (2003–2004) Lebanon
22 March 2021   Joseph Daaboul 62 Poet Lebanon
4 December 2021   Mahmoud Hammoud 57 Football manager (Shabab Sahel) Lebanon (Haret Hreik)

MalaysiaEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
16 January 2021   Salleh Abas 91 Lord President of the Supreme Court of Malaysia (1984–1988) Malaysia (Kuala Terengganu)
16 January 2021   Ismail Kijo 69 Member of the Selangor State Legislative Assembly (1995–2008) Malaysia (Sungai Buloh)
6 March 2021   Abdul Ghani Gilong 88 Member of the Parliament of Malaysia (1969–1978) and Minister of Works and Public Amenities (1976–1978) Malaysia (Kota Kinabalu)
20 May 2021   Rizuan Abdul Hamid Member of the Senate of Malaysia (2005–2011) Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
30 May 2021   Harussani Zakaria 82 Scholar Malaysia (Ipoh)
1 June 2021   Hsing Yin Shean 62 Member of the Parliament of Malaysia (1986–1990) Malaysia (Kota Kinabalu)
13 July 2021   Kumutha Rahman 42 Member of the Parliament of Malaysia (2008–2013) Malaysia (Putrajaya)
9 August 2021   Siti Sarah 36 Singer and actress Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
28 August 2021   Ahmad Sarji Abdul Hamid 82 Chief Secretary to the Government (1990–1996) Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
29 August 2021   Lajim Ukin 66 Member of the Sabah State Legislative Assembly (2013–2018 and 1986–2008) and member of the Parliament of Malaysia (2008–2013) Malaysia (Kota Kinabalu)
  Sakaran Dandai 91 Governor of Sabah (1995–2002) and member of the Parliament of Malaysia (1986–1995) Malaysia (Kota Kinabalu)
26 October 2021   Guan Dee Koh Hoi 67 Member of the Senate of Malaysia (since 2020) Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
17 November 2021   Abdul Ghafar Atan 65 Member of the Malacca State Legislative Assembly (since 2004) Malaysia (Malacca City)
4 December 2021   Sabbaruddin Chik 79 Member of the Parliament of Malaysia (1982–1999) and Minister of Culture, Arts and Tourism (1987–1996) Malaysia (Kuala Lumpa)
24 December 2021   Meor Aziddin Yusof 54 Singer Malaysia
27 December 2021   Fariz Musa 51 Politician Malaysia (Kuala Terengganu)
15 March 2022   Norpipah Abdol 67 Member of the Malacca State Legislative Assembly (2008-2018) Malaysia (Putrajaya)

MaldivesEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
20 February 2021   Koyya Hassan Manik 67 Actor Maldives (Malé)
20 December 2021   Umar Zahir 85 Minister of Public Works (1993-2004) Maldives (Malé)

MyanmarEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
22 July 2021   Nyan Win 78 Member of the Pyithu Hluttaw (1990–2010) Myanmar
  San Win 73 Historian Myanmar
22 July 2021   Saw Mo Shay 53 Military officer Myanmar (Yangon)
  John Hsane Hgyi 67 Bishop of Pathein (since 2003) Myanmar (Pathein)
26 July 2021   Myoma Myint Kywe 61 Writer Myanmar
29 July 2021   Min Yu Wai 92 Writer Myanmar
31 July 2021   Chin Sian Thang 83 Member of the Pyithu Hluttaw (1990–2010) Myanmar
3 August 2021   Khin Maung Win 80 Mathematician Myanmar

NepalEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
14 January 2021   Dinesh Chandra Yadav Member of the National Assembly of Nepal (2013–2017) Nepal (Kathmandu)
16 May 2021   Chetan Karki 83 Screenwriter Nepal
24 May 2021   Banira Giri 75 Poet Nepal
27 May 2021   Mohan Raj Malla 71 Governor of Sudurpashchim Pradesh (2019) and member of the National Assembly of Nepal (1980–1989) Nepal (Kathmandu)
1 June 2021   Ujwal Thapa 44 Entrepreneur Nepal (Lalitpur)

PalestineEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
1 February 2021   Abd al-Sattar Qasim 72 Writer Palestine
9 November 2021   Wasfi Kabha 69 Minister of Prisoners' Affairs (2005-2007) Palestine
9 February 2022   Ziad Al-Zaza 66 Minister of Transportation (2006-2007) Palestine (Gaza City)

PakistanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
23 March 2020   Usama Riaz 26 Doctor Pakistan
13 April 2020   Zafar Sarfraz 50 Cricketer (Peshawar) Pakistan (Peshawar)
27 April 2020   Zafar Rasheed Bhatti 70 Journalist Pakistan (Rawalpindi)
1 May 2020   Munira Yamin Satti 77 Member of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab (1997–2003) Pakistan
20 May 2020   Syed Fazal Agha 78 Member of the Provincial Assembly of Balochistan (since 2018), Governor of Balochistan (1999), and member of the Senate of Pakistan (1980–1999) Pakistan (Karachi)
  Shaheen Raza 66 Member of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab (since 2018) Pakistan (Lahore)
24 May 2020   Hussain Ahmad Kanjo Member of the Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (since 2002) Pakistan (Islamabad)
1 June 2020   Riaz Sheikh 51 Cricketer (Pakistan) Pakistan (Karachi)
2 June 2020   Ghulam Murtaza Baloch 55 Member of the Provincial Assembly of Sindh (since 2016) Pakistan (Karachi)
3 June 2020   Mian Jamshed Uddin Kakakhel 65 Member of the Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (since 2010) Pakistan (Islamabad)
  Shaukat Manzoor Cheema 66 Member of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab (since 2008) Pakistan
6 June 2020   Aslam Qureshi 66 Cricketer (Karachi) Pakistan
8 June 2020   Sardar Dur Muhammad Nasir 61 Member of the Provincial Assembly of Balochistan (2013–2018) Pakistan (Karachi)
20 June 2020   Mufti Muhammad Naeem 61 Scholar Pakistan
21 June 2020   Talib Jauhari 90 Scholar Pakistan (Karachi)
26 June 2020   Munawar Hasan 78 Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan (1977–1983) and Emir of Jamaat-e-Islami (2009–2014) Pakistan (Karachi)
5 July 2020   Ayatullah Durrani 64 Minister of Industries and Production (2008–2011) Pakistan (Quetta)
15 July 2020   Younus Soomro 75 Minister of Housing and Works of Pakistan (2012–2013) Pakistan
20 July 2020   Ruth Lewis 74 Nun Pakistan (Karachi)
  Muhammad Aslam 73 Justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan (2009–2012) Pakistan (Rawalpindi)
29 September 2020   Mirza Shahi 69 Actor Pakistan (Karachi)
12 November 2020   Waqar Ahmed Seth 59 Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court (since 2018) Pakistan (Islamabad)
13 November 2020   Jam Madad Ali Khan 57 Member of the Provincial Assembly of Sindh (since 2003) Pakistan
25 November 2020   Muhammad Jadam Mangrio 63 Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan (2008–2013) Pakistan
30 November 2020   Muhammad Adil Siddiqui 57 Member of the Provincial Assembly of Sindh (2013–2018) Pakistan
5 December 2020   Suhail Zaheer Lari 84 Historian Pakistan
10 December 2020   Maroof Afzal Cabinet Secretary of Pakistan (2019–2020) Pakistan (Rawalpindi)
21 December 2020   Kalsoom Perveen Member of the Senate of Pakistan (since 2003) Pakistan (Islamabad)
24 December 2020   Pir Noor Muhammad Shah Jeelani 69 Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan (since 2013) Pakistan
7 January 2021   Munira Yamin Satti 65 Member of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab (since 2018) Pakistan (Rawalpindi)
19 April 2021   Nasir Durrani 64 Inspector General of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police (2013–2017) Pakistan (Lahore)
6 May 2021   Sumbul Shahid 66 Actress Pakistan (Lahore)
12 August 2021   Durdana Butt 83 Actress Pakistan (Karachi)
29 August 2021   Muhammad Hamza 92 Member of the Senate of Pakistan (2012–2018) and member of the National Assembly of Pakistan (1985–1999) Pakistan (Karachi)
10 October 2021   Abdul Qadeer Khan 85 Nuclear physicist Pakistan (Islamabad)
9 December 2021   Shamim Alam Khan 84 Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (1991–1994) and Chief of General Staff (1989–1991) Pakistan (Rawalpindi)
23 February 2022   Rehman Malik 70 Member of the Senate of Pakistan (since 2018 & 2009-2012) and Minister of Interior (2008-2013) Pakistan (Islamabad)

PhilippinesEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
26 March 2020   Menggie Cobarrubias 66 Actor Philippines (Manila)
  Ito Curata 60 Fashion designer Philippines (Muntinlupa)
30 March 2020   Aileen Baviera 60 Political scientist Philippines (Manila)
20 April 2020   Heherson Alvarez 80 Commissioner on the Climate Change Commission (2009–2016) and member of the Senate of the Philippines (1987–1998) Philippines (Manila)
27 June 2020   Antonio Cuenco 84 Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines (2001–2010, 1987–1998, and 1965–1969) Philippines (Cebu City)
16 July 2020   Elmer Pato 66 Taekwondo practitioner Philippines
18 July 2020   Jaybee Sebastian 40 Convicted kidnapper Philippines (Muntinlupa)
8 August 2020   Alfredo Lim 90 Mayor of Manila (2007–2013 and 1992–1998) and member of the Senate of the Philippines (2004–2007) Philippines (Manila)
11 August 2020   Sixto Brillantes 80 Chairman of the Commission on Elections (2011–2015) Philippines (Manila)
26 August 2020   Oscar Cruz 85 Archbishop of Lingayen–Dagupan (1991–2009) Philippines (San Juan)
1 September 2020   Lloyd Cadena 26 YouTuber Philippines (Parañaque)
8 September 2020   Bernardita Ramos 76 Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines (since 2019) Philippines (Sorsogon)
30 October 2020   Elnorita Tugung Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines (1992–1995) Philippines (Sorsogon)
1 December 2020   Timoteo Ofrasio 72 Priest Philippines (San Pablo)
6 January 2021   Danilo Lim 65 Chairman of the Metro Manila Development Authority (since 2017) Philippines (Manila)
7 January 2021   Reynaldo Umali 63 Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines (2010–2019) Philippines (Taguig)
30 March 2021   Claire dela Fuente 62 Singer Philippines (Las Piñas)
6 April 2021   Nestor Torre Jr. 78 Writer Philippines (Manila)
15 April 2021   Adelino Sitoy 85 Lawyer Philippines (Cebu City)
18 April 2021   Ludovico Badoy 69 Director of the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (2002–2020) and mayor of Cotabato City (1986–1998) Philippines
23 April 2021   Victor Wood 75 Singer Philippines (Quezon City)
28 April 2021   Celso Dayrit 69 President of the Fencing Confederation of Asia (since 2005) and President of the Philippine Olympic Committee (1999–2004) Philippines
29 April 2021   Allan Cosio 79 Painter Philippines (Pampanga)
28 May 2021   Resurreccion Acop 73 Member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines (since 2019) Philippines (San Juan)
10 June 2021   Douglas Cagas 77 Governor of Davao del Sur (since 2016, 2007–2013, and 1987–1992) and member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines (1998–2007) Philippines (Digos)
19 July 2021   Lito Osmeña 82 Governor of Cebu (1988–1992) Philippines (Cebu City)
25 July 2021   Joseph Laban 54 Journalist Philippines (Cebu City)
30 July 2021   Manuel Morato 87 Chairman of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (1986–1992) Philippines (Quezon City)
31 August 2021   Mahal 46 Actress Philippines (Tanauan)
3 September 2021   Nestor Soriano 67 Olympic sailor Philippines
4 September 2021   Chito Gascon 57 Chairman of the Commission on Human Rights (since 2015) and member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines (1987–1992) Philippines
8 September 2021   Leopoldo E. Petilla 82 Governor of Leyte (1992–1995) Philippines (Cebu City)
14 October 2021   Vic Sison 84 Footballer (Philippines) Philippines
6 January 2022   Samuel K. Tan 88 Historian Philippines
18 January 2022   Don Pepot 88 Actor Philippines (Valenzuela)
30 January 2022   William Mordeno 74 Olympic sprinter Philippines (Butuan)

Sri LankaEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
4 February 2021   Neville Fernando 57 Member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka (1977–1989) Sri Lanka (Angoda)
14 February 2021   W. J. M. Lokubandara 79 Governor of Sabaragamuwa Province (2010–2015), Speaker of the Parliament of Sri Lanka (2004–2010) and member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka (1977–2010) Sri Lanka (Angoda)
17 May 2021   K. Thurairetnasingam 80 Member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka (2002–2020) Sri Lanka (Colombo)
30 May 2021   Baddegama Samitha Thero 68 Member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka (2001–2004) and monk Sri Lanka (Matara)
25 July 2021   R. Rajamahendran 78 Businessman Sri Lanka (Colombo)
13 August 2021   Tudor Gunasekara 57 Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Poland (2000–2003) and member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka (1977–1983) Sri Lanka (Colombo)
24 August 2021   Mangala Samaraweera 65 Member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka (1989–2020), Minister of Finance (2017–2019) and Minister of Foreign Affairs (2015–2017) Sri Lanka (Colombo)
2 September 2021   Sunil Perera 68 Singer Sri Lanka (Colombo)
22 September 2021   Eliyantha White 48 Shaman Sri Lanka (Colombo)
3 October 2021   Samantha Epasinghe 54 Actress Sri Lanka (Colombo)
7 December 2021   Raja Collure 83 Governor of North Western Province (since 2020) and Governor of Uva Province (2019–2020) Sri Lanka (Colombo)

SyriaEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
3 September 2020   Ahmed Al-Qadri 63 Minister of Agriculture and Agrarian Reform (2013–2020) Syria (Damascus)
22 December 2020   Muhammad Mustafa Mero 78 Prime Minister of Syria (2000–2003) Syria (Damascus)
22 February 2021   Anis al-Naqqash 69 Political activist and guerrilla fighter Syria (Damascus)

TaiwanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
16 June 2021   Chou Ching-chun 77 Political activist Taiwan (Taipei)

TajikistanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
13 August 2020   Gulnazar Keldi 75 Poet Tajikistan

ThailandEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
9 July 2020   Sahara Khatun 77 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (since 2009) and Minister of Home Affairs of Bangladesh (2009–2012) Thailand (Bangkok)
30 April 2021   Kom Chuanchuen 63 Comedian Thailand (Samut Prakan)
14 August 2021   Boonruen Choonhavan 101 First Lady of Thailand (2009–2012) Thailand (Bangkok)
7 September 2021   Thanwa Raseetanu 50 Singer Thailand (Bangkok)

TurkeyEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
15 March 2020   Aytaç Yalman 79 Commander of the Turkish Army (2002–2004) and General Commander of the Gendarmerie of Turkey (2000–2002) Turkey (Istanbul)
28 March 2020   Fevzi Aksoy 89 Doctor Turkey
31 March 2020   Turhan Kaya 68 Actor Turkey (Istanbul)
2 April 2020   Feriha Öz 86 Doctor Turkey
3 April 2020   Yusuf Kenan Sönmez 71 Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (1987–1991) Turkey (Balıkesir)
14 April 2020   Haydar Baş 73 Businessman Turkey (Istanbul)
15 April 2020   Ülkü Azrak 86 Lawyer Turkey (Istanbul)
3 May 2020   Ömer Döngeloğlu 51 Theologian Turkey (Başakşehir)
30 September 2020   Ali Bozer 95 Prime Minister of Turkey (1989) and member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (1983–1991) Turkey (Ankara)
1 November 2020   Burhan Kuzu 65 Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (2002–2018) Turkey (Istanbul)
18 November 2020   Firsat Sofi 42 Governor of Erbil (since 2019) Turkey (Ankara)
19 November 2020   Reşit Karabacak 66 Olympic wrestler Turkey (Bursa)
29 November 2020   Ayhan Ulubelen 89 Chemist Turkey
7 December 2020   İrfan Gürpınar 77 Minister of Tourism of Turkey (1995–1996) Turkey (Ankara)
8 December 2020   Tuncay Mataracı 77 Minister of Customs and Monopolies of Turkey (1978–1979) Turkey (Istanbul)
22 December 2020   Rubén Tierrablanca González 68 Bishop of Istanbul (since 2016) Turkey (Istanbul)
2 January 2021   Aylin Özmenek 78 Animator Turkey (Ankara)
13 February 2021   Kadir Topbaş 76 Mayor of Istanbul (2004–2017) Turkey (Istanbul)
13 April 2021   Necdet Üruğ 100 Chief of the General Staff of Turkey (1983–1987) and Commander of the Turkish Army (1983) Turkey (Istanbul)
22 April 2021   Selma Gürbüz 61 Painter Turkey (Istanbul)
3 May 2021   Burhanettin Uysal 53 Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (2015–2018) Turkey (Ankara)
26 May 2021   Abdul Wahab Al-Dailami 82 Minister of Justice of Yemen (1994–1997) Turkey (Istanbul)
28 July 2021   Shahram Kashani 47 Singer Turkey (Istanbul)
2 September 2021   Hashibur Rahman Swapon 67 Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (since 2014) Turkey (Istanbul)
18 November 2021   Oğuzhan Asiltürk 86 Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (1991–2002 and 1973–1980) and Minister of Industry and Technology (1977–1978) Turkey (Ankara)
18 November 2021   İmran Kılıç 64 Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (since 2015) Turkey (Ankara)
3 December 2021   Güldal Akşit 61 Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (2002–2011) and Minister of Culture and Tourism (2002–2003) Turkey (Ankara)
11 December 2021   Mecnur Çolak 54 Footballer (PFC Ludogorets Razgrad) Turkey (Ankara)
22 January 2022   Fatma Girik 79 Actress Turkey (Istanbul)
15 February 2022   Onur Kumbaracıbaşı 83 Minister of Public Works (1991-1994) Turkey (Ankara)

TurkmenistanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
2 September 2021   Gurbanmuhammet Kasymow 68 Ambassador of Turkmenistan to China & Kazakhstan (2001–2009), Minister of Justice (1999–2001) and Minister of Defense (1998–1999) Turkmenistan (Ashgabat)

United Arab EmiratesEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
26 November 2020   Sadiq al-Mahdi 84 Prime Minister of Sudan (1986–1989) United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi)
27 January 2021   Ansif Ashraf 63 Journalist United Arab Emirates (Sharjah)
10 February 2021   Zainul Haque Sikder 91 Businessman United Arab Emirates (Dubai)
15 February 2021   Derek Khan 63 Fashion designer United Arab Emirates (Dubai)

UzbekistanEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
22 August 2020   Karim Kamalov 66 Governor of Bukhara Region (since 2020) Uzbekistan (Tashkent)
26 November 2020   Musa Yerniyazov 72 Member of the Senate of Uzbekistan (since 1998) Uzbekistan (Nukus)

VietnamEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
28 September 2021   Phi Nhung 51 Singer Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City)

YemenEdit

Date Image Name Age Notes Place of death
10 May 2021   Sami Hasan Al Nash 64 Football manager (Yemen) Yemen (Aden)
24 May 2021   Najeeb Qahtan al-Shaabi 68 Member of the Parliament of Yemen (since 1997) Yemen (Aden)

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