There are 2,816 billionaires across the world according to the Global Rich List released by Hurun. 346 billionaires were added in a single year of 2019 and India added 34 people to the billionaires list making a total of 138. Mukesh Ambani, the richest Indian figured on 9th in the Global list with a net worth of $67 billion.

First rank is retained by Jeff Bezos of Amazon with Net worth $140 billion, followed by Bernard Arnault of LVMH with Net worth $107 billion and Bill Gates of Microsoft with a Net worth of $106 billion.

The net result of richest people amazing more wealth is that gap between the poor and rich widened alarmingly. (AIBDPA Website)