NEW DELHI (Web Desk) – Indian actress and Samajwadi Party (SP) leader from Uttar Pradesh Jaya Bachchan is the country’s richest Member of Parliament (MP) with assets of Rs 1,000 crore, reported Times of India.
Jaya Bachchan, who has recently filed her nomination as an SP candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls, had declared assets worth Rs 493 crore in 2012.
According to her affidavit, the actress and her husband Amitabh have immovable assets more than Rs 460 crore. The value of their movable assets too rose from to around Rs 540 crore.
They owned gold and jewelery worth over Rs 62 crore. Of that, Amitabh owns jewellery worth more than Rs 36 crore. The Bachchans also own 12 vehicles between them, which are worth over Rs 13 crore. These include a Rolls-Royce, three Mercedes, a Porsche and a Range Rover. Amitabh also owns a Tata Nano and a tractor.
Amitabh and Jaya own watches worth around Rs 3.4 crore and Rs 51 lakh, respectively. The former possesses a pen worth over Rs 9 lakh. The Bachchans also own a 3,175 sqm residential property in Brignogan Plage in France. In addition, they have properties in Noida, Bhopal, Pune, Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar.
Jaya owns a 1.22 hectare agricultural plot worth Rs 2.2 crore in Kakori area of Lucknow. Likewise, Amitabh owns a 3 acre plot worth Rs 5.7 crore in Daulatpur area of Barabanki district.