The world's ten richest Indians

From steel, to telecom to petchems, meet the richest Indian businessmen
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10. Anil Agarwal, net worth: $6.4bn Founder-director and executive chairman of the UK-based Vedanta Resources corporation. Source: Rediff Business
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9. Sunil Mittal, net worth: $7.8bn Chairman of Indian telecom giant Bharti Airtel and 9th richest Indian. Source: Rediff Business
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8. Kumar Mangalam Birla, net worth: $7.9bn Head of commodities conglomerate Aditya Birla Group. Source: Rediff Business
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7. Kushal Pal Singh, net worth: $9bn The chairman of DLF (right) is the 7th richest Indian and ranks 74th in the world.\nSource: Rediff Business
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6. Savitri Jindal, net worth: $12.2bn Non-executive chair of the steel and power conglomerate O P Jindal Group. Savitri Jindal is also the mother of India Member of Parliament and industrialist Naveen Jindal (pictured) Source: Rediff Business
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5. Shashi and Ravi Ruia, net worth: $13bn Owners (Centre: Shashi Ruia) of the energy firm Essar. Source: Rediff Business
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4. Anil Ambani, net worth: $13.7bn The brother of number one richest Mukesh. The pair are involved in a legal battle. Anil is the 36th richest man in the world. Source: Rediff Business
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3. Azim Premji, net worth: $17bn Owner of software company Wipro. Source: Rediff Business
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2. Lakshmi N Mittal, net worth: $28.7bn Owner of ArcelorMittal, who also has a stake in the British football team QPR.\nSource: Rediff Business
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1. Mukesh Ambani, net worth: $29bn Chairman of Reliance Industries. The richest man in India and 4th richest man in the world. Source: Rediff Business
Thu 25 Nov 2010 09:36 AM GST