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Mukesh Ambani of Reliance Industries is named as the richest businessman in the country. He has been on the top of the chart for the past few years. As per the current developments, Gautam Adani of Adani Group may soon overtake Mukesh Ambani and end up as the richest person in the country. The current net worth of Gautam Adani is 88.8 billion USD which is 2.2 billion USD less than the net worth of Mukesh Ambani who is on the top with 91 billion USD. Gautam Adani's net worth has seen a huge rise since April 2020. His net worth was 4.91 billion USD in March 2020.
The net worth of Gautam Adani increased by 1808 percent in the last 20 months and for Mukesh Ambani, his net worth increased by 250 percent. Adani Group is the largest port operator in the country and Gautam Adani also owns Abbot Point, a coal mining project in Australia. Adani Transmission Limited (ATL), India’s largest private sector power transmission and retail distribution company won three awards at the Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) first-ever Operational Sustainability Conference-cum-Competition. The reports said that Adani will soon cross Mukesh Ambani. Azim Premji, Shiv Nadar and Radhakishan Damani are in the list of top 5 businessmen in India.