Scam 1992 is now considered as one of the greatest web series created in India. It chronicles the journey of stock broker Harshad Mehta from his gigantic rise to his unfortunate fall. There are various strong characters in the show that have been pivoted at the real life personalities.
One such character has been played by the actor Kevin Dave. It’s name is Rakesh. It might have rung a bell by now as who we are talking about here. If not, let us tell you, this character is based on the very celebrated Indian equity investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala.
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala is considered as the Warren Buffet of India for his immaculate investing prowess that he has developed over the years. He has been very successful since the very early days of Indian Stock market. According to Forbes 2020 data, he ranks at 54 in India’s richest persons list. According to Forbes in 2020, Jhunjhunwala’s net worth is estimated to be around $4.5 billions.