Ace choreographer Saroj Khan's sad demise due to cardiac arrest!
Ace Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan, who was admitted to Guru Nanak Hospital at Bandra, Mumbai on June 20, passed away after suffering from a cardiac arrest. On June 20, Saroj Khan, was admitted to a hospital after she complained of breathing complaints and today on July 3, 2020, she died of cardiac arrest at 1.52 am. Although Saroj Khan (71), tested negative of the novel Coronavirus, she had severe diabetes and related illness. Saroj Khan is survived by son Hamid Khan and daughters Hina Khan and Sukyna Khan. While Saroj Khan passed away in the wee hours of the morning, she was laid to rest in a cemetery in Mumbai’s Malad by her family at 7am. Later, as per reports, Saroj Khan’s daughter, Sukaina, informed that the prayer meet in memory of her mother will be held next week. Saroj’s daughter Sukaina Khan revealed to a media souce, “We buried her at around 7 am. The prayer meeting will be held after three days.”
After Saroj Khan’s sad demise, celebrities took to social media to pen heartwarming notes for the choreographer as they mourned her demise. From Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit, Jacqueline Fernandes, Bhumi Pednekar to other stars, everybody offered condolences to her family.
Saroj Khan, notably called ‘Masterji’ had choreographed more than 2,000 songs and the last song that she choreographed was for Madhuri Dixit for the film Kalank. While she began as a child star in Bollywood, later she was working as a background dancer before Saroj Khan became a celebrated choreographer, and her list of songs include- Ek Do Teen from Tezaab (1988), Dhak Dhak Karne Laga from Beta (1992) and Dola Re Dola from Devdas (2002), among others.
Our deepest condolance to her family. RIP Sarojji.