Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani who is gearing up for his son Akash Ambani's wedding, along with his wife Nita Ambani, son Akash Ambani and daughter-in-law Shloka Mehta fed young children at Bandra in Mumbai. Nita Ambani and Mukesh Ambani inaugurated the Dhirubhai Ambani Square at Jio World Centre, Bandra-Kurla Complex
The tradition that happened at Isha Ambani's wedding followed at her brother Akash Ambani's wedding. The Ambani family held an Anna Seva programme. As part of the week-long 'Anna Seva', the Ambanis and Mehtas served dinner to 2,000 children. The Anna Seva will continue till March 13 in all the orphanages and old age homes in the city
On work front, The phenomenal growth of Reliance Jio, backed by its ultra-cheap data plans that has transformed the telecom scenario in India, has helped Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani move six places up to rank 13th in US magazine Forbes' "World's Billionaire list 2019"
Mukesh Ambani is now worth USD 50 billion - up from USD 40.1 billion in 2018 when he was at the 19th spot on the billionaires' list. "Mukesh Ambani chairs and runs USD60 billion (revenue) oil and gas giant Reliance Industries, among India's most valuable companies," Forbes said
Mukesh Ambani also recently became the first Indian to enter the global top 10 richest billionaire list complied by Hurun Research. According to the Hurun Global Rich List 2019, Ambani broke into the top 10 in the world for the first time after a $9 billion, or 20 per cent, surge in his wealth to $54 billion
In picture: Akash Ambani, Shloka Mehta, Nita Ambani, Mukesh Ambani, Mona Mehta and Russel Mehta
On the home front, Mukesh Ambani's sonAkash Ambani's wedding celebrations start from March 7 with 'Mala and Mehendi' function at the Dome, NSCI, Worli. The wedding on March 9 will be held at the Jio World Centre, Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC). This will be preceded by an 'assembly of baraat' at around 3.30 p.m. at Trident Hotel, BKC, followed by 'baraat swagat and high tea' at 6.30 p.m. and 'Hasta Melap' at 8.01 p.m. and then dinner.
In picture: Akash Ambani with Shloka Mehta
Mumbai businesswoman Nita Ambani, Mukesh Ambani, Akash Ambani, Shloka Mehta marked their presence at the Dhirubhai Ambani Square at Jio World Centre, Bandra-Kurla Complex. The Ambani family fed young children ahead of Akash Ambani's wedding with Shloka Mehta on March 9. We have pictures. All pictures/Yogen Shah
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