Rahul Bajaj

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Rahul Bajaj (10 June 1938 – 12 February 2022) was an Indian billionaire businessman and politician.[1] He was the chairman emeritus of the Indian conglomerate Bajaj Group. From 2006 until 2010, Bajaj was a member of the Rajya Sabha. Bajaj was born in Kolkata, India. Bajaj was awarded the third-highest civilian award Padma Bhushan in 2001.[2] His net worth was US$25 billion in July 2021.[3]

Bajaj died on 12 February 2022 at a hospital in Pune, India from pneumonia at the age of 83.[4][5]

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