Legendary Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan passed away; Film lovers pay their tributes

Saroj Khan is popular for so many hit numbers in 80s and 90s that impressed the film lovers.
Written By Thulasi Ram | Updated: July 03, 2020 11:23 IST
Legendary Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan passed away; Film lovers pay their tributes

Legendary choreographer Saroj Khan needs no introduction. The versatile and popular choreographer passed away at midnight. At 1.52 am, she suffered a cardiac arrest and breathed her last. She was admitted to a hospital at Mumbai on the 17th of the last month. She was undergoing treatment there and passed away at midnight. The doctors tested for COVID-19 and the result came negative. With the passing away of Saroj Khan, Bollywood is deeply saddened and is sharing their condolences messages.

 
She started her career at the age of 3, as a background dancer. She turned a choreographer in the year 1974. She did the choreography for the first time, for the film Geetha Mera Naam. She choreographed for almost 2000 songs in Hindi. Hawa Hawai from Mr. India, Ek Do Teen from Tejab, Dhak Dhak Karne from Beta, Dola Re Dola from Devadas are some popular works from her.
 
Saroj Khan's last film was Kalank. She choreographed the Tahab Ho Gaye song for Madhuri Deekshith. She grabbed three National Awards. She married Sohanlal in 1965. Hamid Khan is her son and Hina Khan, Sukyana Khan is her daughter. Her final rites will take place today.
 




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