Rakesh Jhunjhunwala passes away LIVE updates: Also known as India’s Warren Buffett, he had a net worth of 5.8 billion USD (as of August 2022), according to Forbes, which listed him as the 36th wealthiest Indian and 438th richest person in the world.
Updated on Aug 14, 2022 11:52 AM IST
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala passes away LIVE updates: Billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala – also known as Big Bull – passed away on Sunday morning at the age of 62 in Mumbai. The demise of Jhunjhunwala, who was one of the co-founders of the newly-launched Akasa Air, is being mourned across the country, with politicians – cutting across party lines – and industry bigwigs paying rich tributes to the late investor.
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Aug 14, 2022 11:52 AM IST
‘He was deeply passionate about everything Indian’: Akasa Air
We are deeply saddened by the untimely demise of Mr. Rakesh Jhunjhunwala this morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with Mr. Jhunjhunwala’s family and friends. May his soul rest in peace.
We at Akasa cannot thank Mr. Jhunjhunwala enough for being an early believer in us and putting his trust and faith in us to build a world-class airline. Mr. Jhunjhunwala had an invincible spirit, was deeply passionate about everything Indian and cared greatly for the well-being of our employees and customers. Akasa Air will honour Mr. Jhunjhunwala’s legacy, values and belief in us by striving to run a great airline: Vinay Dube, CEO, Akasa Air
Aug 14, 2022 11:37 AM IST
Who was Rakesh Jhunjhunwala?
Here’s a brief profile of the Hyderabad-born investor, who passed away nearly a month after celebrating his 62nd birthday. Read more
Aug 14, 2022 11:22 AM IST
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala passes away, tributes pour in
Tributes are pouring in for Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, who passed away at the age of 62 in Mumbai on Sunday morning.
Updated on Aug 14, 2022 11:30 AM IST
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