How India’s Rich Get Richer

July 11, 2021

India’s richest 1% got richer during COVID, while the rest got poorer. If the wealth gained by the top 100 billionaires during the COVID year was distributed amongst the bottom 10% of Indians, each person would get close to Rs.1 lakh. The richest people in India made money without doing any real work, because our economic policies are skewed in favour of the rich. Let’s see how.