Have you ever wondered what would be the net worth of the richest beggar in the world? Below are the list of the richest beggars in the world.
1. Eisha : Net worth over 1 Million USD
Eisha is from Saudi Arabia, she was 100 years old when she d!ed. Her childhood friend, identified as Saeedi revealed details of her assets after her de@th, which were valued at 1 million US dollars. Her fortune includes four buildings that were handed over to authorities after her demise.
Her neighbors who were not aware of her riches were shocked when it was revealed. According to Saeedi, lot of Eisha’s wealth was amassed from begging for over 50 years. she used to pray with her family and inherited their properties after the de@th of her mother and sister. “They used to get a lot of money and assistance from philanthropists throughout the year, especially during Eid,” he explained.
Several families live in Eisha’s properties for free; they say the older woman never charged them rent. Saeedi said that he tried to convince her friend many times to stop begging. “I asked her to give up this profession as she possessed a huge amount of wealth already, but she always refused and said she was preparing for the hard times.”
2. Bharat Jain Richest Beggar who own two apartments in Mumbai: Net worth 2 crore INR
Bharat Jain is from India, he became a celebrity when India came to know about his wealth which was entirely amassed from begging. Per day, He earns around 2500 INR by begging for 8-10 hours. The income is thrice that of an average median income. You can meet this celebrity beggar usually at Azad Maidan or Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai.
Mr. Bharat Jain owns a two flats and one commercial space, 1 BHK apartments in Patel Nagar worth 80 Lakh INR each. Also, a commercial space at Bhandup, which he has let out to a juice shop for 10,000 INR per month.
3. Simon Wright – Banned from begging for being rich
Simon Wright with an estimated net worth of 500k Uk pounds was banned from praying anywhere in London after it emerged he was earning £50,000 a year from begging and living in a £300,000 flat
He was handed an Asbo after the London Magistrate heard how he would sit wearing ragged clothes outside NatWest bank in Putney High Street of London with a hand-written “homeless and hungry” sign before returning to his smart housing association home in Fulham.
Mr. Wright started begging again, disobeying the magistrate court. After allegedly breaching his Asbo, the court then gave him five years of a pr!son sentence or an unlimited fine.
4. Irwin Corey – Celebrity beggar with a purpose
Irwin Corey with an estimated net worth of 4 million USD, his a celebrity comedian who amassed a decent fortune with his successful career. He lives in a mansion worth 3.5 million USD in USA before he d!ed. However, for the last 17 years post-retirement, he has been walking up and down 35th street in Manhattan begging full time. Irwin donates all the money to a charity in Cuba.
What makes him into the list is the amount he earned from begging. Irwin earned anywhere between 150-250 $ each day.Which means he had earned more than a million USD just from praying for the past 17 years. The whole amount was donated to the charity. Unlike other Listings, most people who contributed to Irwin were already well aware of his wealth.
5. Sambhaji Kale – Professional Beggar family of four
Sambhaji Kale doesn’t have a traditional job; however, he and his family of four spend the day begging for money on the streets of Mumbai. His estimated net worth is 1.5 core, He lives in the new Mumbai, where begging is a very profitable business.
Every day the family brings home thousands of Rupees. The family manages to save around INR 50,000 every month after their monthly expenses and invest some in investment companies. He owns a flat in Mumbai and two houses in Solapur City.