may like. The 71 year old prolific choreographer was laid to rest in Malad, Saroj Khan's daughter Sukaina Khan . Last night, we were called when she was sleeping and at 1.52 am today, she had a cardiac arrest. Khan, then, went on to choreograph many songs for Madhuri Dixit likeDhak Dhak Karne Laga, Ek Do Teen, Tamma Tamma Loge and Dola Re Dola. The songs became a huge hit and established Saroj as a successful choreographer in Bollywood. And when you have a few other family members depending on you, it becomes all the more difficult. [3] She was born in Bombay State (present day Maharashtra), India. She was very lenient but at the same time, wanted my etiquette to be perfect. She started her career as an independent choreographer in 1974 with the film,Geeta Mera Naam.. On 17 June 2020, Saroj Khan was admitted toMumbais Guru Nanak Hospital after complaining about breathing difficulty. Ho jayega'. Saroj Khan (born Nirmala Nagpal; 22 November 1948 - 3 July 2020) [2] was an Indian dance choreographer in Hindi cinema. 20 Actresses Who Made A Style Statement In Blazer, 20 Bollywood Actresses In Gorgeous Blue Outfits, Navya Naveli Nanda's Simple Yet Gorgeous Looks, Divas Who Wore Stunning 'Banarasi' Sarees, 20 Bollywood Divas In Manish Malhotra Sarees, Shivangi Joshi Shared A Childhood Picture With Sister, Sheetal Joshi To Wish Her On Her Birthday, Anshul Pandey's Romantic Note For Girlfriend, Priyanka Udhwani Defines Relationship Goals Perfectly, Pooja Batra And Nawab Shah Complete One Year Of Marital Bliss, Post Adorable Wishes For Each Other. It was last week that Saroj was hospitalised after complaining of breathing issues, she was 71 years old. Throughout her career, she has choreographed over 2,000 songs and has worked with popular actors like Madhuri Dixit, Sridevi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, and more. Saroj Khan was a Hindu by birth. My mother has always backed us up". "She was treated by Dr Samad Ansari and Dr Jaleel Parkar. Saroj Khan is survived by three children. She had tested negative for Covid-19. She was born in a well-to-do family in Mumbai. Daughter(s)- Hina Khan (From her first marriage with B. Sohanlal; Died when she was 8 months old), Sukaina khan (From her second marriage with Sardar Roshan Khan) Parents: She loved me being around her since I'm the youngest. Filmfare instituted this award after watching the excellent choreography and audience response to Khan's song "Ek Do Teen" from Tezaab. She began her career at the age of 10 and was also the brand ambassador for Cine Dancers Association. I still cannot believe that she is gone, said Sukaina. Legendary choreographer Saroj Khan died in Mumbai on Friday. Marking the first death anniversary of famous Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan, Bhushan Kumar has announced that his production company, T-Series, has acquired the rights for a biopic on her. Bollywood had never known as dedicated and talented a choreographer like Saroj Khan, and today, when she's not with us, the whole industry is mourning the irreparable loss that Bollywood has suffered! In Sukaina's words, "But suddenly two to three days ago, she suddenly had a huge spike in her diabetes, which went up to 600-650 on the scale. It was also my daughter Aaliyas birthday, who was born 5-years ago, She further said, I and a few other family members went to my mothers grave yesterday, offered flowers and then distributed food to quite a few poor people, Sukaina told about days proceedings. To verify, just follow the link in the message, By subscribing to newsletter, you acknowledge our, Copyright 2022 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved |, Madhuri-Karisma rivalry revived on Jhalak, Golden Truth: Eight Things to Know Before Buying Gold, Delhi Times, Aurangabad Times, Maharashtra Times. Register to read and get full access to, By clicking below to sign up, you're agreeing to our Scroll down to know more! While in childhood, Saroj started dancing after looking at her shadow on the floor. When Saroj was 14 years old, she gave birth to her first child,Hamid Khan (a popular choreographer, known by the name of Raju Khan). Get App, AWESOME NEWS! But the breathing issues became extended and worse. Is Gauri Khan in legal trouble over property purchase? By Entertainment Desk She was admitted to the city's Guru Nanak hospital on June 20, 2020, after complaining of breathing issues. Saroj Khan's mortal remains were taken to the Awais-e-Qarni Muslim Kabristan in Malad for burial, early morning where her daughter broke down in tears outside the cemetery, watch below: By Divyanshi Sharma: Saroj Khan died after suffering a cardiac arrest at a hospital in Mumbai on Friday (July 3). Three-time National Award winning choreographer Saroj Khan died on Friday morning. She has left behind her son, Hamid Khan and daughters, Hina Khan and Sukania Khan. A post shared by (@nabilaakhaan). She was 71. The lady later suffered a cardiac arrest and succumbed to it. In an interview with a daily, her daughter Sukaina Nagpal revealed that Saroj was cremated with her own money. The dance maestro, who has choreographed close to 2,000 songs, complained first of breathing issues. Saroj Khan was earlier admitted to Guru Nanak Hospital in Mumbai last month after she complained of breathing issues. In an interview, Sukaina Nagpal opened up about how November 22nd evoked mixed feelings as it was also her daughters birthday. My mother has always backed us up," concluded Sukaina. She even hosted the dance based show, Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan on NDTV Imagine in 2008. This year, November 22, marked the birthday anniversary of Saroj Khan, she would have turned 72. Her family was based in Pakistan from where her parents moved to India after Indian-Pakistan partition. The songNigahein Milane Ko Jee Chahta Hai from the film Dil Hi Toh Hai was the first song that Saroj choreographed. Miss. She told PTI, "We buried her at around 7 am. When her mother noticed her dancing after her shadow, she took her to a doctor, thinking Saroj was mentally ill. Sukaina further elaborated on how her mother's health had deteriorated suddenly. Email us at [emailprotected], Ganesh Acharya Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More, Vaibhavi Merchant Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Family, Biography & More, Javed Akhtar Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More, R. D. 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The little one was told that her naani will be back for her birthday as she was told that she is out for holidays and shoots. 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Three-time National Award winning choreographer Saroj Khan died on Friday morning. Sukaina said that Saroj Khan was soself-sufficient that she ended up giving money for her own coffin before she passed away. Manasvi & Zeeshan shortlisted for Kundali Bhagya? Saroj Khan's daughter Sukaina in an interview with ETimes shared how the late choreographer was still getting offers to work. Privacy Policy. This year, November 22, marked the birthday anniversary of Saroj Khan, she would have turned 72. Saroj was the first choreographer to have receivedthe Filmfare Best Choreography Award.