Guess who features among the top ten richest people in india? it’s none other than yoga guru acharya Balkrishna, ceo of Baba Ramdev-run Fmgc company Patanjali. Balkrishna rose to the eighth position from 25th last year, in the Hurun india Rich list 2017, after seeing a 173 percent rise in his wealth to ₹70,000 crore. Though Reliance industries chairman mukesh ambani continues to top the list for the sixth year in a row, yet Balkrishna’s meteoric rise signals the tough competition Patanjali has been giving to major global brands. more power to yoga and swadeshi products!