Kanpur-based chairman of RSPL company, Murli Gyanchandani is the richest person in UP with a net worth of Rs 12000 crore.
Hurun Rich List 2022 25 industrialists from Uttar Pradesh have made their place in the latest Hurun Rich List 2022. Where last year this number was 22. This year, there has been an increase in the number of people from UP with total assets of Rs 1000 crore in the Hurun Rich List. Let us tell you that to qualify for the list, one must have a minimum of 1000 crores as a value.
In the Hurun Rich List, Kanpur-based chairman of RSPL company, Murli Gyanchandani is the richest person in UP with a net worth of Rs 12000 crore. He is the 149th richest Indian according to the list. Last year, Gyanchandani was worth Rs 9,800 crore. On the other hand, his brother Vimal Gyanchandani is in second place with assets of Rs 8,000 crore, which was Rs 6,600 crore last year.
4 industrialists got place for the first time
In the list of UP, eight industrialists are from Noida, six from Agra, five each from Kanpur and Lucknow. For the first time, Prayagraj has entered the list of rich as Alakh Pandey of Physicswala with assets worth Rs 4,400 crore. Out of these 25 super rich, four industrialists Yogesh Dahiya of Noida, Alka Pandey of Prayagraj, Mohammad Ashiq Qureshi of Agra and Sushila Devi Singhania of Kanpur got the first place.
Net worth of 25 industrialists
Let us tell you that the total assets of all 25 industrialists are Rs 67,200 crore. While the total assets of 22 industrialists who made it to the list last year were Rs 67,100 crore. An industrialist says that the number of the rich may have increased, but their total wealth has not increased much.