The Billionaire Club



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BIllionaire Features

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Leading ladies

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Chess (#1086)
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The Billionaire Club

1) Mukesh Ambani 117,161
2) Azim Premji 94,667
3) Sunil Mittal 85,662
4) Dilip Shanghvi 78,759
5) Anil Agarwal 57,221
6) Shiv Nadar 51,564
7) Anil Ambani 37,245
8) Kumar Mangalam Birla 27,642
9) Uday Kotak 25,119
10) Ashwin Choksi
Ashwin Dani
Abhay Vakil
Networth in Rs crore [ Click here for complete list ]


1) Kalanithi Maran 56.2
2) Kavery Kalanithi 56.2
3) Naveen Jindal 55.0
4) Kumar Mangalam Birla 49.6
5) Pawan Kant Munjal 32.8
6) Brijmohan Lall Munjal 32.7
7) Sunil Kant Munjal 31.5
8) P R Ramasubrahmaneya Rajha 31.0
9) Sajjan Jindal 27.5
10) Murali K Divi 26.5
Rs. in crores [ Click here for complete list ]