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Ashok Soota debuts in Hurun India rich list with Happiest Minds bumper IPO

RIL chief Mukesh Ambani tops the list ninth year on the trot, his wealth surges 73% to Rs 6.58 trillion

Happiest Minds, Executive Chairman ASHOK SOOTA
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Ashok Soota, Executive Chairman Happiest Minds

Puneet Wadhwa New Delhi
As many businesses struggle to keep afloat amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani’s wealth is growing at an astounding pace. He has gained Rs 90 crore per hour, or Rs 1.5 crore per minute, since the March lockdown, according to the IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2020.
 
Ambani’s wealth has surged 73 per cent this year to Rs 6.58 trillion and he retains the richest Indian title for the ninth consecutive year. He is also the richest individual in Asia.
 
His wealth is now “bigger than the combined wealth of the next 5

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First Published: Sep 29 2020 | 2:39 PM IST

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