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Famous choreographer Saroj Khan dies of cardiac arrest

Published Jul 3, 2020, 9:34 am IST | Updated Jul 3, 2020, 9:34 am IST

Renowned choreographer Saroj Khan died of cardiac arrest early on Friday morning. She was 71.

Saroj Khan
Saroj Khan

Mumbai: Renowned choreographer Saroj Khan died of cardiac arrest early on Friday morning. She was 71.

The three-time National Award winner was not keeping well for some time.

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Saroj KhanSaroj Khan

She was admitted to Guru Nanak Hospital in Bandra on June 17 after she complained of breathing issues. She had tested negative for Covid-19.

According to the sources, Saroj Khan passed away due to cardiac arrest at around 2.30 am at the hospital.

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Khan is survived by son Raju Khan and daughter Sukaina Khan. Her funeral was held on Friday morning at a cemetery in suburban Malad.

Saroj KhanSaroj Khan"We buried her at around 7 am. The prayer meeting will be held after three days," Sukaina said.

In a career spanning over four decades, Khan, who was known as Masterji, choreographed more than 2,000 songs.

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Khan's best work was with actors Sridevi and Madhuri Dixit, the prominent dancing stars of the 80s and 90s.

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