New Delhi, (thestates.news) : Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani has become the second richest person in the world. Adani is the first person in Asia to reach this milestone. According to the Forbes Real Time Billionaires Index, Adani has reached the second place in the list of the world’s richest person with a net worth of $ 153.2 billion. Adani has achieved this position by overtaking French businessman Bernard Arnault. According to the latest report of the Forbes Real Time Billionaires Index, Tesla’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Elon Musk has topped the list of the world’s richest person with a net worth of $273.5 billion. In this list, French businessman Bernard Arnault is third with a net worth of $ 153.1 billion and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is at number four with a net worth of $ 149.7 billion.
According to the list, Adani’s net worth increased by $5 billion on Thursday, while Arnault’s net worth declined by $3.1 billion and Jeff’s net worth declined by $2.3 billion. According to the Forbes Real Time Billionaires Index, Gautam Adani and Elon Musk are the only people whose wealth has increased in the last 24 hours. In fact, Gautam Adani’s net worth has increased by more than $ 60.9 billion since January 2022. This is five times more than the other rich of the country. Adani had overtaken Reliance Group chief Mukesh Ambani earlier this year. With this, he became the richest person in India and Asia.(HS)