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    Forbes list of top-10 richest Indians: Mukesh Ambani tops list; Gautam Adani, Uday Kotak among other names

    Forbes list of top-10 richest Indians: Mukesh Ambani tops list; Gautam Adani, Uday Kotak among other names

    Forbes list of top-10 richest Indians: Mukesh Ambani tops list; Gautam Adani, Uday Kotak among other names
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    By Pradeep Suresh   IST (Published)

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    The total number of Indian billionaires has risen to 140 from 102 last year despite the general downturn caused by the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the ‘India’s 10 Richest Billionaires 2021’ list by Forbes, the combined wealth of Indian billionaires nearly doubled to $596 billion as of March 5. Here are the top ten richest Indians and their net worth as of March 5, 2021:

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    The total number of Indian billionaires has risen to 140 from 102 last year despite the general downturn caused by the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the ‘India’s 10 Richest Billionaires 2021’ list by Forbes, the combined wealth of Indian billionaires nearly doubled to $596 billion as of March 5. Here are the top ten richest Indians and their net worth as of March 5, 2021:

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    Rank 10 | Sunil Mittal & Family | Company: Bharti Enterprises |  Net Worth: $10.5 billion. (Image: Reuters)

    The man behind Sun Pharma, world's fourth largest generics maker, Shanghvi’s rise began decades ago when he started the company using the money borrowed from his father. While a series of scandals have inversely impacted his fortunes, he is still the second richest Mumbaikar with a net worth of $ 12.8 billion. (IANS)
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    Rank 9 | Dilip Shanghvi |  Company: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries |  Net Worth: $10.9 billion. (Image: IANS)

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    Rank 8 | Cyrus Poonawalla | Company: Serum Institute of India | Net Worth: $12.7 billion. (Image: PTI)

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    Rank 7 | Kumar Birla | Company: Aditya Birla Group | Net Worth: $12.8 billion. (Image: PTI)

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    Rank 6 | Lakshmi Mittal |  Company: ArcelorMittal | Net Worth: $14.9 billion. (Image: Reuters)

    Uday Kotak
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    Rank 5 | Uday Kotak | Company: Kotak Mahindra Bank | Net Worth: $15.9  billion. (Image: IANS)

    Radhakishan Damani
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    Rank 4 | Radhakishan Damani |  Company: Avenue Supermarts | Net Worth: $16.5 billion. (Image: PTI)

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    Rank 3 | Shiv Nadar |  Company: HCL | Net Worth: $23.5 billion. (Image: Reuters).

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    Rank 2 | Gautam Adani | Company: Adani Group | Net Worth: $50.5 billion. (Image: PTI)

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    Rank 1 | Mukesh Ambani |  Company: Reliance Industries | Net Worth: $84.5 billion. (Image: Reuters)

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