Saroj Khan, who choreographed in several iconic Bollywood songs, died due to cardiac arrest in Mumbai on 3rd July. At the age of 71.
With the back to back deaths of famous personalities of Bollywood, the year 2020 proved to be the worst for the entertainment industry so far. Now again Bollywood has lost one of the National Award-winning choreographers Saroj Khan. The news was confirmed by Saroj’s daughter Sukaina Khan. The industry has received a setback with the demise of Bollywood’s famous choreographer Saroj Khan. Saroj Khan breathed her last at around 2 am on Friday morning at the Guru Nanak Hospital in Mumbai. Saroj Khan’s departure is a big shock to the industry. The news of his death has shocked every celeb.
Many celebs including Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu, Nimrat Kaur, Anupam Kher have expressed deep grief over Saroj Khan’s departure. They are expressing their sentiments through tweets and paying tribute to the legend choreographer. Madhuri also paid tribute to her guru and friend through a tweet. Madhuri tweeted, ‘I am shattered by the departure of my friend and guru, Saroj Khan. I will always be grateful for their work to help me reach my potential in my dance. The world has lost an amazingly talented person. I will miss you My sincere condolences to his family ‘.
Saroj khan last choreographed the song “Tabaah Ho Gaye” from Kalank (2019) which was filmed on Madhuri Dixit. But unfortunately, it was the last choreography of her life for Madhuri Dixit. Sharing a priceless throwback picture on Instagram Madhuri wrote “I’m devastated by the loss of my friend and guru, Saroj Khan,”
About Saroj Khan
Saroj khan was a legend choreographer who has done the most successful collaborations with Sridevi and Madhuri Dixit. She is known for her amazing dance choreography in songs like “Ek Do Teen”, “Hum Ko Aaj Kal Hai Intezaar”, “Dhak Dhak Karne Laga”, “Choli Ke Peeche Kya Hai”, and “Tamma Tamma”. She has won awards for Devdas, Jab We Met, Guru, Khalnayak, Chaalbaaz, and others. Not only this but she also judged dance reality shows like Nach Baliye, Ustaadon Ka Ustaad, Boogie Woogie and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.