National Award winning choreographer Saroj Khan passed away during the early hours due to cardiac arrest in Mumbai today. She was 71.Saroj Khan was admitted to a hospital in Mumbai on June 20 after she complained of breathing issues, and breathed her last in the ICU of Guru Nanak Hospital in Mumbai. Khan was tested negative for coronavirus but she had severe diabetes.In a career spanning over four decades, she choreographed nearly 2000 songs. She last worked for ‘Tabaah Ho Gaye’ from Kalank (2019) which was filmed on Madhuri Dixit.
Khan has also judged dance reality shows like Nach Baliye, Ustaadon Ka Ustaad, Boogie Woogie and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. The last rites of Saroj Khan will be performed at Malvani in Malad, Mumbai today.