Saroj Khan was a vision while dancing with unparalleled technical skills: Urmila Matondkar, Amrita Rao, Sunny Leone and others offer condolences on the veteran choreographer's demise

In yet another heartbreaking news, veteran choreographer Saroj Khan breathed her last at the age of 72 on July 3. She died of cardiac arrest and was reportedly suffering from severe diabetes and age-related illness. The sudden demise of the veteran choreographer has sent Bollywood into mourning.

Soon after the news broke out, Urmila Matondkar tweeted, "Saddened to hear about legendary #SarojKhan Such a vision she was while dancing with unparalleled technical skills. Each of her songs is a masterpiece. Keep them all gyrating Master ji"


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Amrita Rao recalled working with her first choreographer in Bollywood. "My first choreographer in Bollywood our "Master Ji" I was lucky to begin with the best dance Guru!! As petrified I was of Her strictness for perfection, Her golden compliments stay with me forever May She find greater happiness in the Higher World," she wrote.

Sunny Leone shared an unseen picture with the veteran choreographer and wrote, "My very brief encounter by a beautiful patient guru who was trying to teach some basics of Indian folk dancing. Even though our encounter was short I always go back to these videos to learn from her over and over. God Bless your soul and may you rest in peace. My heart goes out to the family, close friends and to all those out there who have lost this beautiful person from your life. RIP Mam!"

Bhumi Pednekar, Jacqueline Fernandez, Saiee Manjrekar, Rakul Preet Singh and Tamannaah Bhatia also offered their condolences.


R.I.P Saroj Khan MaamYour legacy lives on Condolences to the family.

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Rest In Peace Saroj mam..

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(Source: Twitter/Instagram)