Kiran Segal

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Kiran Segal
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Kiran Segal

Nationality Indian
OccupationClassical dancer
Known for Odissi
RelativesSee Mumtazullah Khan family

Kiran Segal is an Indian classical dancer known for her proficiency in Odissi, [1] a classical dance form from India. [2] She is the daughter of renowned actor, Zohra Segal, [3] a 1998 winner of Padma Shri award and has written a book, Zohra Segal - Fatty, on her mother. [2] [3] A disciple of M. K. Saroja, [4] Segal has performed at various stages across the world. [5] [6] She was honored by the Government of India, in 2002, with the fourth highest Indian civilian award of Padma Shri. [7]

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