Lucknow: Film actress and Samajwadi Party leader Jaya Bachchan, who has filed her nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha by-elections from Uttar Pradesh, and her husband Amitabh Bachchan own Rs. 227 crore in movable and immovable properties.
While Mr. Bachchan owns properties worth Rs. 190 crore, Jaya has Rs. 37 crore, according to an affidavit filed by her along with the nomination papers.
Ms. Bachchan has two cars and her husband 11, including a Toyota Land Cruiser, Mercedes Benz and BMW. There is Rs. 11.41 lakh in Ms. Bachchan’sbank account while Mr. Bachchan has Rs. 3.27 lakh.
Ms. Bachchan has invested Rs. 3.09 crore in shares and Rs. 3.67 crore in jewellery while her husband has invested Rs. 134 crore in shares and Rs. 2.91 crore in jewellery.
Ms. Bachchan owns 364 kg of silverware, diamonds and pearls worth Rs. 3.22 crore, besides a house in Mumbai, a plot in Noida Film City, and flats in Bhopal and Mumbai.
The affidavit states that Mr. Bachchan owns agricultural land in Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki district, a house worth Rs. 4.5 crore and a plot of Rs. 12 crore in Mumbai, a Rs. 35 lakh flat in Gurgaon and immovable properties worth Rs. 67 lakh in Delhi. PTI