You'll Never Be Able To Guess How Much Gold Does Bappi Lahiri Have!
Bappi Lahiri is a renowned music composer and singer who has belted out hits after hits and is credited with some of the biggest chartbusters in Bollywood. Active in the industry since 1972, he is now counted amongst the legendary composers of all time and his songs are as popular today as they were back in the day.
Now, even Hollywood seems to be a huge fan of Bappi Da's songs as Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol II had Jhoom Jhoom Jhoom Baba from Mithun's hit film Kasam Padia Karne Wale Ki which was loved by the audiences worldwide. But, apart from his impressive list of songs and discography, Bappi Da is known for one certain thing.
Yes...we are talking about Gold! It's very easy to recognize Bappi Da as the man is a walking talking definition of Bling which has become his unique style statement. He is always seen wearing gold jewellery, thick chains, lockets and rings and no one in Bollywood can match his swagger. Well, Ranveer Singh is getting there now!
But do you know the real reason why Bappi Da is always seen wearing Gold jewellery or why he loves gold so much?
Well, Bappi Da's inspiration is the legendary Elvis Presley who also used to wear gold chains and Bappi Da promised himself that if he ever became famous, he would create his own image and persona and gold is not to show off but because its lucky for him.
Now comes the question of how much gold does he owns?
Well, you are in for a surprise as if you thought Bappi Da has Crores worth of Gold, the man owns 754 grams of Gold worth 17 Lakh rupees! Yes, 17 Lakhs! He also owns 4.62 Kgs of Silver worth 2 Lakhs and the total worth of his jewellery items is around 20 Lakhs!
And, his wife owns more gold than him! Even we were surprised! His wife Chita owns 3.2 Carat diamonds worth 4 Lakhs, 967 Grams of Gold worth 20 Lakhs and 8.9 Kgs of Silver worth 3 Lakhs!