Adani and Musk are the only billionaires in the Forbes list to witness surge in their net worth


As per the Forbes list released recently, billionaire Gautam Adani has become the second richest man in the world. He left Louis Vuitton’s boss, Bernard Arnault, by a small margin.He has left many billionaires, including Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett, behind in the race.According to the Forbes Billionaires List, Adani’s net worth is now more than Rs 12 lakh crore, after a rise of 3.49 percent. He is behind Tesla founder Elon Musk, whose net worth stands at $273.5 billion. Musk, who is embroiled in a bitter legal fight with social media giant Twitter over his decision to back out of the $44 billion buyout deal, gained $789 million.Adani and Elon Musk are the only billionaires in the top 10 list who have seen a surge in their net worth.