Hurun and Barclays have released the latest Hurun India Rich List for 2018. This is the seventh iteration of the annual ranking which highlights the richest individuals in India by way of net worth. According to the list, 831 people have a minimum wealth of Rs 1,000 crore, up 214 persons compared to last year.
The first position is held by Mukesh Ambani (Reliance Industries), for the seventh year in a row, with a wealth of Rs 3,71,000 crore. Ambani’s wealth is more than the combined wealth of the next three people on the list.
The next four positions are held by SP Hinduja and family (Hinduja) with a wealth of Rs 1,59,000 crore, LN Mittal and family (ArcelorMittal) with Rs 1,14,500 crore, Azim Premji (Wipro) with Rs 96,100 crore, and Dilip Shanghvi (Sun Pharmaceutical) with Rs 89, 700 crore, respectively. Read More