India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani, who surged past Silicon Valley tech titan Elon Musk and Alphabet co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page to become the world’s fourth-richest person, has earned ₹90 crores every hour since the March lockdown this year, according to IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2020.
Mukesh Ambani’s personal wealth rose by ₹2,77,700 crore to ₹6,58,400 crore with the Reliance Industries MD and chairman retaining the richest Indian title for the ninth consecutive year, IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2020 mentioned.
The chairman and the MD at the oil-to-telecom major Reliance Industries saw his total wealth surging 73% in the last 1 year, IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2020 said.
Mukesh Ambani, Hurun said, is the only Indian to feature in the top 5 on the global rich list.
Mukesh Ambani’s total wealth, which is now bigger than the combined wealth of the next five in the list, making him Aisa’s richest individual and the fourth richest man in the world, according to the report.
The Hurun India list is a compilation of the richest individuals in India having a wealth of ₹1,000 crores or more as of August 31 this year.
In Hurun India’s 2020 edition, the list has 828 Indians.