Gautam Adani in 100 billion dollar club again: Gautam Adani, one of the richest industrialists of the country, has once again joined the 100 billion dollar club. He had once reached the second position in this list, but after the allegations in the Hindenburg Report, his net worth had fallen significantly. But now after about a year, he has again made a place in the list of those rich people of the world, whose net worth is more than 100 billion dollars. Gautam Adani reached 12th position on Wednesday in the list of the world’s richest people called Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Another veteran industrialist of the country, Mukesh Ambani, is present just above him in this list i.e. at 11th position. Despite this surge, Adani is still about $50 billion below his highest net worth achieved in 2022.
Wealth increased by 2.73 billion dollars in one day
According to the list, Gautam Adani’s net worth is currently around $101 billion, while Mukesh Ambani’s net worth is said to be $108 billion. Share prices of Adani Enterprises Limited, the flagship company of Adani Group, saw a rise for the eighth consecutive day on Wednesday. This rise is being seen after the better results of the company last week. Due to which, on Wednesday, Gautam Adani’s net worth increased by 2.73 billion dollars within a single day and after a gap of almost a year, he again joined the list of rich people with wealth of more than 100 billion dollars. Mukesh Ambani’s wealth also increased by $1.01 billion on Wednesday.
Hindenburg report caused damage
In the beginning of the year 2023, serious allegations were made against Adani Group in the Hindenburg Report, after which there was a huge fall in the shares of the entire group companies. Adani Group had termed all the allegations as false and an attack on India. SEBI started investigating these allegations and the matter even reached the Supreme Court. Nothing was proved against Adani Group at any level, after which there has been a continuous recovery in the shares of the group companies.