NEWS: Veteran Bollywood dance choreographer Saroj Khan has died, Friday 3 July, at the age of 72 July due to cardiac arrest. She was taken to Mumbai’s Guru Nanak Hospital following complaints of breathlessness on 17 June 2020. Khan was admitted to the Mumbai hospital after she developed difficulty breathing. The 72-year-old India National Award-winner had also tested negative for the coronavirus, a family member had revealed on condition of anonymity while speaking to the Indian Express.
Saroj Khan has been pivotal in the field of dance with dance numbers like ‘Ek Do Teen’, ‘Hum Ko Aaj Kal Hai Intezaar’, ‘Dhak Dhak Karne Laga’, ‘Choli Ke Peeche Kya Hai’, ‘Nimbooda’ and ‘Dola Re Dola’. The last song to be choreographed by her in Bollywood was ‘Tabaah Ho Gaye’ starring Madhuri Dixit, from Karan Johar’s Kalank.