Gautam Adani surpasses Mukesh Ambani, becomes Asia’s richest person
Gautam Adani, the founder and chairman of the Adani Group, surpassed Mukesh Ambani, the chairman of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), to become India's and Asia's richest person on Wednesday. Adani's net worth was USD 4.91 billion in March 2020. Since April 2020, Adani's net worth has skyrocketed. His net worth was USD 4.91 billion on March 18, 2020. Today, the Adani Group includes large mines, ports, and power facilities, as well as airports, data centres, city gas, and defence.Reliance Industries' shares were under pressure following the recent cancellation of the O2C agreement, according to sources, and were trading 1.07 percent down at Rs 2,360.70. The Adani group's equities, on the other hand, were trading higher.At Rs 1757.70, Adani Enterprises was up 2.94 percent. Adani Ports increased by 4.87 percent to Rs 764.75 per share. Adani Transmission's stock rose 0.50 percent to Rs 1,950.75, while Adani Power's stock rose 0.33 percent to Rs 106.25.