Saroj Khan passed away on Friday morning at age 71. Khan suffered from a cardiac arrest after suffering from ill health for a while. Saroj Khan's daughter Sukaina Khan has said that the family will soon be holding a prayer meeting in memory of Saroj Khan. Various celebrities including Madhuri Dixit
aka Nene took to Twitter to mourn the loss of their favorite dancer-choreographer.
Saroj Khan last made a social media post soon after the death of Sushant Singh Rajput. Many netizens took notice of Saroj Khan's post soon after the news about her death surfaced on the internet. Saroj had shared a monochrome picture of Sushant Singh Rajput
from his film MS Dhoni: The Untold Story. Saroj captioned the post writing, "her last Instagram post dated June 14, Saroj Khan had remembered late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who died by suicide. Sharing a monochrome picture of the 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story' star, Saroj Khan wrote, "I had never worked with you @sushantsinghrajput but we have meet many times. What went wrong in your LIFE? I'm shocked that you took such a drastic step in your LIFE. You could have spoken to an Elder which could have helped YOU and would have kept us Happy looking at YOU. God bless your soul and I don't know what your Father and Sister's are going through. Condolences and Strength to them to go through this Time. I Loved you in all your Movies and will always Love you. R.I.P." (sic)
Saroj Khan was admitted to Guru Nanak Hospital on Saturday when she complained of breathing issues. However, Khan tested negative for the novel Covid-19 virus. Madhuri Dixit who shared a very close bond with Saroj Khan took to Twitter to mourn the loss of her teacher and friend.