WHAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT THE TOP 7
1. The top 7 account for 41% of the wealth. Last year, the top 7 accounted for 48%. In general, this shows that there is a softening of the Power Law, which states that 80% of the wealth is with 20% of the people.
2. Gautam Adani’s wealth has grown by 67% from last year — the highest growth among the seven. At 48, he is also the youngest billionaire in the list.
3. There are three graduates, two MBAs and one post graduate among the top 7.
4. Two are steel barons. Lakshmi Mittal and Savitri Jindal account for 13% of the total wealth.