Jaya Bachchan has been nominated by the Samajwadi Party for the third term for the upcoming Rajyasabha polls. She filed her nomination and an affidavit declaring the assets owned by her and Amitabh Bachchan.
As per the affidavit, Big B and Jaya Bachchan have assets worth Rs. 1000 crores. Jaya Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan have immoveable assets worth Rs. 540 crore and movable assets worth Rs. 460 crore. In 2012, the couple’s immovable assets were worth Rs. 152 crore and movable assets were worth Rs. 343 crore.
They own 34,175 square foot residential property in France’s northwestern coastal region of Brignogan-Plages. They also own properties in Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Gandhinagar, Noida and Pune, besides Mumbai. Jaya owns a 1.22 hectare agricultural plot worth Rs 2.2 crore in Kakori area of Lucknow. Amitabh owns a 3 acre plot worth Rs 5.7 crore in Daulatpur area of Barabanki district.
The couple jointly owns 12 vehicles including three Mercedes cars, a Range Rover, a Porsche and a Rolls-Royce. Jaya Bachchan has declared gold and jewelry worth Rs. 62 crores.
Their watch collection is valued at a whopping Rs. 4 crores. Big B’s watch costs Rs. 3.4 crores, whereas Jaya Bachchan’s wrist watch is worth Rs. 51 lakhs.
They have also declared a pen worth Rs. 9 lakhs.
The couple’s assets have increased by over a hundred percent from 2012. This probably makes Jaya Bachchan the richest Indian MP. She has raced ahead of MP Ravindra Kishore Sinha who declared assets worth Rs 800 crore in 2014.