Forbes India just published the India Rich List for the year 2017 and it is more than evident that this billionaire faced anything but the demerits of demonetization and implementation of the Goods and Services Tax unlike the rest of the nation.
Mukesh Ambani has topped the India Rich List this year too making it an unbreakable stint of topping the charts for 10 years now!
While the rest of the nation was seen caught in the demonetization fiasco and the GST whirlpool the elite rich got even richer and their net worth is whooping high!
If Mukesh Ambani has topped the India Rich List for the year 2017 who else has made it to the top 10?
Here are the 10 richest Indians as per the Forbes India Rich List 2017.
Jio’s thundering success has given his net worth a mammoth boost of more than USD 15 Billion this year taking the Reliance India Chariman’s present net worth to a whooping USD 38 Billion. The second in the list is no wear near to the worth of Mukesh Ambani. He is just not the richest but he is the ultra rich among the richest Indians.
Second in the list is the man from Wipro, Azim Premji. His net worth is USD 19 Billion which makes him only half as rich as Mukesh Ambani. Now you know how rich Mukesh Ambani is and why we called him the ultra rich among the richest Indians.
If you don’t know who they are then we must tell you that they helm the automobile giant, Ashok Leyland. Hinduja brothers are third in the list with a net worth of USD 18.4 Billion.
With a net worth of USD 16.5 Billion Lakshmi Mittal from the Arcelormittal holds on to the fourth spot in the India Rich List 2017.
Pallonji Mistry is the face of Shapporji Pallonji group and also the 5th richest Indian for the year 2017 as per the India Rich List! His net worth is USD 16 Billion.
The Godrej family that helms the Godrej Group with a net worth of USD 14. 2 Billion is the 6th in the list!
Many might not know who he is. Well he is the man from HCL and with a net worth of USD 13.6 Billion he is also the 7th richest man in India as per the India Rich List 2017.
The man from the Aditya Birla Group has made it to the 8th spot. The net worth of Kumar Birla is USD 12.6 Billion and the company is only growing leaps and bounds. Aged at 50 he is the youngest among the top 10 richest men in India!
Dilip Shangvi is the owner of Sun Pharmaceuticals. With a net worth of USD 12.1 Billion he is the second last man in the top 10!
Gautam Adani from the Adani group ( Adani Ports and SEZ) is the last in list but still richer than 13 Billion Indians. He has a net worth of USD 11 Billion!
So, this was all about the most ultra-rich men in the country.