The Richest CMs of India
Published on: Monday, 24th January 2011 07:54 AM
Mayawati is the richest chief minister in India, with assets worth an eye-popping Rs 86 crore.
The second richest chief minister in India Parkash Singh Badal lags well behind his counterpart in Uttar Pradesh financially, with assets worth Rs 8.6 crore.
With total assets worth Rs 8.1 crore, Kiran Kumar Reddy, the third richest CM in India, gives tough competition to Badal
Karnataka CM is one rich man, with assets worth Rs 5.38 crore. Yeddyurappa, who is facing allegations of land scams, owns property worth Rs 3 crore and farmland worth Rs 80 lakh.
The son of former Orissa chief minister Biju Patnaik, he has served as the state's chief minister for over 10 years. His total assets are worth Rs 4.7 crore, with shares worth over Rs 3 crore in various properties in Delhi and Bhubaneshwar. He also owns farmland worth Rs 1.5 crore.
Hooda owns assets worth Rs 3.74 crore, including immovable assets worth Rs 1.8 crore. He also owns gold worth Rs 65 lakh and silver worth Rs 60 lakh.
Abdullah owns assets worth Rs 2 crore, including a factory in Himachal Pradesh and a flat in New Delhi. He also owns jewellery worth Rs 40 lakh and personal assets, including a jeep, worth Rs 10 lakh, among others
In the affidavit filed before the Election Commission, Modi has declared assets worth Rs 1.78 crore. He owns a plot worth Rs 1.65 crore in Gandhinagar, bank deposits worth Rs 8 lakh and savings of Rs 3.4 lakh.
Yet another CM who has lately received considerable negative media coverage, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit owns assets worth Rs 1.3 crore.