Chairman of Kanpur-based RSPL Company, Murali Gnanchandani is the richest person in Uttar Pradesh with assets worth Rs 12000 crore.
Hurun Rich List 2022: 25 industrialists from Uttar Pradesh have made it to the latest Hurun Rich List 2022. Where last year this number was 22. This year, the number of people from UP with total assets of Rs 1000 crore has increased in the Hurun Rich List. Let us tell you that to qualify for the list, one must have a minimum net worth of Rs 1000 crore. Gautam Adani, on the other hand, has overtaken Mukesh Ambani to become India’s richest man, having recently overtaken Amazon founder Jeff Bezos as the second richest person in the world, where his wealth has grown over the past year. 116% increase. Some shares of Adani Group companies have gained more than 1,000 percent in the past two years.
In the Hurun rich list, Kanpur-based chairman of RSPL Company, Murali Gnanchandani is the richest man in Uttar Pradesh with a net worth of Rs 12000 crore. He is the 149th richest Indian according to the list. Last year, Gnanchandani was worth Rs 9,800 crore. On the other hand, his brother Subimal Gnanchandani stands second with assets of Rs 8,000 crore, up from Rs 6,600 crore last year.
4 industrialists got place for the first time
In UP’s list, eight industrialists are from Noida, six from Agra, five from Kanpur and Lucknow. For the first time, Prayagraj entered the rich list as physicist Alakh Pandey with a net worth of Rs 4,400 crore. Among these 25 super-rich, four industrialists Yogesh Dahiya of Noida, Alka Pandey of Prayagraj, Mohammad Ashiq Qureshi of Agra and Sushila Devi Singhania of Kanpur bagged the top spot. Let us tell you that the total assets of all 25 industrialists are Rs 67,200 crores. Last year, the total assets of the 22 industrialists on the list were Tk 67,100 crore. An industrialist said, the number of rich may have increased but their total wealth has not increased much.
Adani Group surpassed Tata and Reliance
Last week, the market value of all listed shares of Adani group companies surpassed even those of Tata and Reliance Group. In the process Adani Group became India’s most valuable company with a total market capitalization of Rs 22.27 lakh crore. According to the IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2022, Gautam Adani has increased his daily income by Rs 1,600 crore in the last one year. Let us tell you that in 2021, Mukesh Ambani was ahead of Adani by Rs 2 lakh crore in terms of total assets, while in 2022 Adani is ahead by Rs 3 lakh crore. This means Adani has added Rs 5 lakh crore to its total assets in 2022.