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Divi Murali ranks 266 on the world’s richest people list

Murali with his son and daughter in law  According to Forbes, Divi Murali Krishna ranks 266 on the real time world’s richest people list as on 27th July 2021. Since 2013, Divi’s wealth has increased nearly seven times. He’s worth $9.3 billion as of July this year, according to Forbes. This Indian scientist-turned drugmaker tripled his wealth to $9 billion during coronavirus pandemic The 70 -year-old owner of Divi Laboratories, Murali Divi, is a US-trained scientist who returned to India after he got the opportunity to get on board as a partner in Dr Reddy’s Lab back in 1984. But six years later, he parted ways to start his own company Divi Labs in 1990. However, it was not until 2013 that Murali Divi entered India’s billionaire club. He was worth $1.3 billion as of March 2013.  According to Forbes, he ranks 266 on the world’s richest people list. His story is one of learning from circumstances, resilience and building on his vision. Murali Divi is from Machilipatnam, a small town

Shiv Nadar steps down as HCL Tech MD, Bandi Vijayakumar to take over

Shiv Nadar, the founder of HCL Technologies Ltd, and its chief strategy officer, has tendered his resignation as managing director , as well as a director, with effect from 19 July, on completing 76 years of age. Nadar will, however, continue to guide the company in the capacity of chairman emeritus and strategic adviser to the board for five years, the company said. Bandi C. Vijayakumar , president and chief executive officer, has been appointed as the managing director for five years.  He is currently the Chairman of World Economic Forum's IT Governor's Community as well as a Board Member of the US-India Business Council. Bandi Vijay was born in  Coimbatore  in the state of  Tamil Nadu  in India. He is currently based out of  New York City  in the United States.  Vijayakumar joined  HCL Technologies  in 1994 in the founding  startup  team of Comnet as a senior technical engineer. Over the years, he held a wide portfolio of responsibilities in HCL across  sales,   operations  

Lawson Naidoo elected chairperson of Cricket South Africa

Lawson Naidoo has been elected the new chair of Cricket South Africa (CSA)  at the first meeting of the new board. These elections complete the process outlined in the Memorandum of Incorporation (MoI) that  the CSA established under  the minister-appointed interim board. One of the key factors was in ensuring good governance through a majority independent board with an independent chairperson. Naidoo is the executive secretary of the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution (CASAC) and a founding partner of the Paternoster Group, a political risk consultancy. Budlender is an advocate. "I thank my fellow Board members for the confidence they have shown in electing me as chairperson," Naidoo said. "We are all well aware of the challenges facing us in making CSA a world-class sporting organization both on and off the field of play."

Hari Babu Kambhampati appointed new Governor of Mizoram

Kambhampati Hari Babu,   former   member of parliamen t  is appointed as Governor of Mizoram on 6th july 2021.  He was elected  to the   16th Lok Sabha   from   Visakhapatnam (Lok Sabha constituency) ,   Andhra Pradesh . He won the   2014 Indian general election   being a   Bharatiya Janata Party   candidate.   He was former state unit President of   Bharatiya Janata Party   for   Andhra Pradesh . Hari Babu was born in  Prakasam Distirc t,   Thimmasamudram . He made himself into  Visakhapatnam  to pursue his B.Tech in Electronics and communication engineering in  Andhra University  four decades ago. He completed his masters as well as Ph D from the same university. He later worked in  Andhra University  and voluntarily retired while working as Associate Professor in the year 1993 and later became active in politic Dr. Hari Babu Kambhampati has been appointed as Governor of Mizoram on 06.07.2021. Hari Babu participated in  Jai Andhra  movement in support for the creation of Andhra state

Alapati Tataiya - The inspirational leader behind the founding of The National Federation Party - Fiji

National Federation Party - Fiji that started as the Citizens Federation in 1963, is 58 years old in 2021. The roots of The National Federation Party under which the idea of the party was first mooted in Rakiraki by Alapati Kamma Tataiya born under the shady mango tree of Vaileka, Rakiraki, bearing witness to what evolved into an indestructible political force and the South Pacific’s oldest political party. ALAPATI TATAIYA - who came to Fiji in 1890 as an indentured Labourer from Tenali, the Madras Presidency (now Andhra Pradesh) and settled in Qalau, Rakiraki. As an avid community worker, he was involved in the launching and establishment of the Fiji Kisan Sangh in 1937 and Dakshina India Andhra Sangam of Fiji in 1941. By 1962, he was in the fold of the Cane Growers Federation after the successful advocacy for the cane growers by the late Mr. AD Patel before the Sir Malcolm Trustum Eve Commission in 1961. It was Mr. Tataiya in 1963 who on the eve of the 1963 Fiji Legislative Council

HERO VENKATESH'S DAUGHTER AASHRITHA FEATURES IN INSTAGRAM RICH LIST

Tollywood hero  Venkatesh Daggubati’s daughter Aashritha Daggubati has made the news in the Telugu media as she made it to the 2021 edition of the Instagram rich list. She has reportedly ranked 377th worldwide and 27th in Asia according to Hooper.com. Aashritha now resides in Barcelona after her marriage. Her company, Infinity Platter, is at the forefront of the culinary industry. Hopper.com had recently announced the Instagram richlist. Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has topped the list. The richlist has the names of the world’s highest-earning celebrities. Interestingly, the list found the names of three Indians. The names of Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas have been featured in it.