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Wow! Jaya Bachchan Is Now India's Richest Member of Parliament

Wow! Jaya Bachchan Is Now India's Richest Member of Parliament

With a declared asset list of Rs 100 crores and counting, Samajwadi party leader and legendary actress Jaya Bachchan is now the richest Member of Parliament in India today.

The Samajwadi Party has once again nominated Bachchan overlooking Rajya Sabha MP Naresh Agrawal, who immediately quit the party and joined rival BJP. Jaya filed her nomination as an SP candidate for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls and hence, as a part of the procedure, she declared all the assets owned by her and Amitabh.

They owned gold and jewelery worth over Rs 62 crore. According to her affidavit, Jaya and Amitabh Bachchan have immovable assets worth more than Rs 460 crore, which is over twice of the Rs 152 crore they owned in 2012.

However, in 2012, Jaya had announced her assets worth 493 crores.

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Renowned actress Jaya Bachchan is the Samajwadi Party (SP) MP from Uttar Pradesh.

Earlier standing at INR 4,930 million, her declared assets have increased since 2014. While, Big B also has 12 vehicles worth over Rs 13 crore, which includes Rolls-Royce, three Mercedes, a Porsche and a Range Rover. Besides these luxury cars, they also own a Tata Nano and a tractor.

The couple not only owns properties in various parts of India but also a 3175 sq m residential property in Brignogan Plage in France.

Poll panel officials say that with assets adding up to nearly Rs 1,000 crore, Jaya Bachchan could well be walking into the Rajya Sabha as the richest lawmaker at present. The actor possesses a pen worth INR900,000. Amitabh and Jaya own watches worth Rs 3.4 crore and Rs 51 lakh respectively.


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