Savji Dholakia (Savji Dhanji Dholakia) was born on 12 April, 1962 in Dudhala, India, is an Indian businessman. He is the founder and chairman of Hari Krishna Exports, a diamond manufacturing and exporting company. As per the report provided by wikipedia, Savjibhai Dholakia net worth averaged at Rs 49,200 crore in 2020, as per gqindia.com .
|Rs 49,200 crore (2020)
|Savji Dhanji Dholakia
|Popurlarly Known as
|Date of Birth
|April 12, 1962
|Gauriben S Dholakia
|Nimisha Dholakiya, Mena Dholakiya
|Hari Krishna Exports
At Dudhala, Amreli, Gujarat, Savji Dholakia was born into a family of farmers. Due to the poor situation of his family and ongoing financial issues, Savjibhai Dholakia had to grow up with few amenities and no particular care. With their meagre income, they had a difficult time providing for their entire family. Savjibhai wants to act in order to support the expansion of his family.
He completed fourth grade coursework before quitting at the age of 13. He started working for his paternal uncle in Surat’s diamond company. Afterwards, he was joined by his brothers Himmat and Tulsi, and the three of them started the diamond business in 1984. In 1992, their youngest brother Ghanshyam teamed up with them to launch a diamond export office in Mumbai. By 2014, the business had grown to become a significant diamond exporter with 6500 staff members.
Savji Dholakia, the famous diamond businessman from Gujarat’s Surat city was conferred with Padma Shri award for year 2022 at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Savji Dholakia’s company currently exports finished diamonds to over 50 countries directly from Mumbai, besides having affiliates in the US, Belgium, UAE, Hong Kong and China
In 2021, Savji Dholakia spent Rs 185 crores on a luxury bungalow in Mumbai’s Worli Sea Face. Prior to being purchased by the Dholakia family, this home, also known as the Panhar Bungalow, belonged to the Essar Group. This property, which spans 20,000 square feet and includes 15 flats, is listed under Ghanshyam Dholakia, Savji’s younger brother. (Ref :- freepressjournal )
Padma Shri Award
The highest civilian honours in the nation are Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Shri. The awards are presented by the President of India at formal occasions that are typically hosted at Rashtrapati Bhavan in March or April each year. Every year, they are announced on the occasion of Republic Day.
The Government of India awarded Savjibhai Dholakia the Padma Shri for his outstanding work in the field of social work in Gujarat in 2022. He is the founder and chairman of the Dholakia Foundation and Hari Krishna Exports Pvt. Ltd.
After receiving the Padma Shri award from the government for his accomplishment in humanitarian service, renowned businessman Savjibhai Dholakia’s family surprised him with a helicopter worth Rs 50 crore.
On February 1st, his family members, including his brothers Ghanshyambhai, Tulsibhai, and Himmatbhai as well as 8 of his family’s kids, threw him a surprise party in Bombay and announced the present.
A nonprofit organisation called The Dholakia Foundation is dedicated to advancing sustainable development and creating a more just world. Foundation engage in social welfare initiatives, tree plantations, water conservation, and renewable energy projects. To provide creative responses to urgent problems, they are working with regional communities.
In March 2022, Savjibhai received the Padma Shri honour. Their efforts have had a huge positive impact on thousands of people and communities as they are moving closer to attaining their objectives. They are working towards buidling a fair and sustainable future for everyone. (Ref: dholakia.foundation)
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Managing Director – Hari Krishna Exports Pvt. Ltd.
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Rs 49,200 crore
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