Gautam Adani overtook Bill Gates to became fourth richest person

Check out who is the fourth Richest Person over take Bill Gates in India

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Billionaire Gautam Adani has been ranked as the fourth richest person in the world by Forbes Real Time Billionaires List. The list shows Adani with a net worth of USD 115.4 billion, while  Bill Gates's net worth stood at USD 104.6 billion.

Gates is believed to have glided in the ranking after he announced that he would donate $20 billion from his wealth to his non-profit organization.

Around the same time, Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone, along with Israel's Gadot Group, won the tenderer to privatize Israel's second largest port of Haifa for USD 1.18 billion. Adani Ports and Gadot Group's shareholding in the consortiums in a 70:30 ratio.

Adani has been named one of the richest people in the world, Mukesh Ambani has been ranked by the Forbes list in the tenth spot with a net worth of USD 89.8 billion. The richest woman on the list is L'Oréal's Francoise Bettencourt Meyers and family with a net worth of USD 71 billion. She is placed in the 15th spot.

However, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Adani is still trailing Gates. According to the list, Adani is ranked fifth with USD 111 billion, while Gates is in the Fourth spot with a net worth of USD 116 billion. Mukesh Ambani has been ranked in the 11th spot with a net worth of USD 88.5 billion.