Vastavam web: Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir is the richest among all the candidates in fray for the Lok Sabha election in Delhi with total assets worth Rs 147 core. The cricketer-turned-politician, who will be making his electoral debut from East Delhi, has shown an income of nearly Rs 12.40 crore in the income tax returns filed for 2017-18. His wife Natasha Gambhir declared an income of Rs 6.15 lakh in the IT returns filed during the same period.
At least 164 candidates, including all seven candidates of the Congress and three candidates fielded by the BJP, filed their nominations Tuesday. In all, 349 candidates have filed their nominations and are in the fray for Lok sabha polls in the national capital. The last date of filing nominations was April 23 (Tuesday).