Jaya Bachchan Declares Assets Worth Rs 1,000 Crore, Could Become Richest Rajya Sabha Member
New Delhi, March 13: Actor and Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan could become the richest parliamentarian as she declared assets worth Rs 1,000 crore on Friday. The record was held until now by BJP’s Ravindra Kishore Sinha, who declared assets worth Rs 800 crore in 2014.
Jaya Bachchan filed her nomination as Samajwadi Party candidate for the Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh. She had declared assets worth Rs 493 crore in 2012. Now Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan have immovable assets worth Rs 460 crore, while their movable assets have risen to Rs 540 crore.
The couple have gold worth Rs 62 crore. While Amitabh has gold worth Rs 36 crore, Jaya owns jewellery worth Rs 26 crore. They have 12 cars worth Rs 13 crore– the models include Rolls Royce, three Mercedes, a Porsche and a Range Rover. Amitabh also owns a Tata Nano car and a tractor.
TOI reported that Amitabh and Jaya own watches worth Rs 3.4 crore and Rs 51 lakh respectively. Amitabh owns a pen worth Rs 9 lakh. They also own a residential plot in France, and land in Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki district. They have properties in Noida, Bhopal, Pune, Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar.