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Gautam Adani Becomes Second Richest Man

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Gautam Adani Becomes Second Richest Man refers to Indian businessman Gautam Adani overtaking Jeff Bezos and Bernard Arnault to become the second wealthiest man in the world on September 16th, 2022. The news was received with mixed reactions in India, with some commending the tycoon for supposedly bolstering the Indian stock market and others critiquing his company's massive debt to the Indian government. The news of Adani's rapid ascent was chronicled on Forbes' Real-Time Billionaires List before making its way to Twitter and Instagram where it was discussed and memed.


On September 16th, 2022, the Twitter[1] account @livemint posted an article announcing that Gautam Adani had overtaken Jeff Bezos to become the second richest man in the world. The post gathered nearly 500 likes and nearly 90 retweets in four days (seen below). That same day, the Facebook[2] account TheEngineerBro posted an image announcing similar news and gathered over 40,000 reactions and 2,000 shares in four days (seen below).

mint Mint @livemint. Follow Adani has overtaken Amazon's Jeff Bezos to secure the second richest spot, and now trails Tesla's Elon Musk, who remains the world's richest man with $273.5 billion net worth. FOO 552 PA BAIK Der Indian billionaire Gautam Adani is now world's second richest Gautam Adani's net worth surged, led by rally in the Adani Group stocks 2:24 AM - Sep 16, 2022 mint Read the full conversation on Twitter Reply Copy link Read 34 replies Gautam Adani is now the 2nd richest person in the world, only behind Elon Musk. THE ENGINEER BRO Adani's networth surged to $155.9 Billion today as he went past Bernard Arnault. Adani is Asia and India's first person to make it to the Top 2.


On September 16th, 2022, Twitter[3] user @ysathishreddy posted an image of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with an image of Adani being relegated to a corner of the portrait. The tweet contained a caption that read, "Congratulations to ‘Gautam Adani’ on becoming the 2nd richest person in the world xD," and gathered over 4,000 likes and nearly 1,000 retweets in four days (seen below).

YSR @ysathishreddy . Sep 16 Congratulations to 'Gautam Adani' on becoming the 2nd richest person in the world xD Billionaire industrialist Gautam Adani, who heads the Adani Group, has edged past Bemard Arnault the co-founder and chairman of LVMH Mot Hennessy-Louis Vuitton to become the world's second most richest individual according to the data by Forbes KTR and 9 others 380 1997 4,967

Also on September 16th, the Instagram[4] page @raitaposting uploaded a slideshow containing two memes about Adani Group's debt to the Indian Government, gathering over 6,000 likes in four days (seen below).

THERE ARE TWO KINDS OF PEOPLE IN THIS WORLD Debt Debt Debt Debt Debt Debt Average Person Gautam Adani Debt Debt Deb Debt me diligently filing my taxes so the govt of india can loan it out to adani BIGSTOCK HGSTOCK BIG BIG

Discourse about Adani's debt to the Indian government continued to gain traction, with some internet users coming to Adani's defense by citing the debts owed by other corporations to their governments. On September 18th, 2022, Twitter[5] user @rishibagree posted a tweet referencing this fact and gathered over 12,000 likes and 4,000 retweets in nearly two days (seen below, left).

Other users were quick to add an amendment to the claim by emphasizing the higher profit margins of other companies. For example, Twitter[6] user @iJasOberoi posted a reply to the aforementioned tweet and gathered over 4,000 likes and 800 retweets in two days (seen below, right).

Rishi Bagree @rishibagree Debt on Apple-$94 billion Debt on Amazon-$72 billion Debt on Microsoft-$66 billion Debt on Oracle-$91 billion : All well ... But a Debt of $ 30 Billion by Adani group makes Gautam Adani thief and fraud according to some leftist scums 11:05 AM - Sep 18, 2022 - Twitter for iPhone 4,078 Retweets 381 Quote Tweets 12.9K Likes Jas Oberoi | ਜੱਸ ਓਬਰੌਏ @iJasOberoi Replying to @rishibagree Apple annual revenue - $387 billion (debt $94 billion) Amazon annual revenue - $469 billion (debt $58 billion) Microsoft annual revenue - $168 billion (debt $47 billion) Adani group annual revenue - $30 billion (debt $28 billion) You can see who is a SCUM. 11:52 AM - Sep 18, 2022 - Twitter for iPhone 883 Retweets 22 Quote Tweets 4,540 Likes :

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Indian billionaire Gautam Adani is now world's second richest gobie Nate Puja bhi karta hoon Paath bhi karta hoon The Indian EXPRESS 'Adani Group's debt to go up to Rs 2.6 trillion' Kahi Bhagwan na ban jaun cartage que Isliye Paap bhi karta hoon SwatKat @swatic12. Sep 16 Me celebrating Gautam Adani becoming the second richest man in the world with 850/- Rs in my bank account 73 182 2,314 ←]
BHARAT Chicha @pheku_56. Sep 16 World's top three billionaire's and their assets #Adani SPACEX : WOR amazon rae @ChillamChilli. Sep 16 Gautam Adani becomes the 2nd richest person in the world. Meanwhile Others: @ChillamChilli 9 De 2 AGE RALPH 62 12 Ye Adani ka kuch karna padega

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External References

[1] Twitter – @livemint?

[2] Facebook – The Engineer Bro

[3] Twitter – @ysathishreddy

[4] Instagram – @raitaposting

[5] Twitter – @rishibagree

[6] Twitter – @iJasOberoi

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