Shekhawat richer than Deshmukh

Written by Press Trust of India | Nagpur | Updated: Oct 1 2009, 04:44am hrs
President Pratibha Patils son Rajendra Shekhawat, contesting from Amravati constituency on a Congress ticket, is worth Rs 6.68 crore. Shekhawats movable property is valued at Rs 1.36 crore and his immovable assets are worth Rs 5.32 crore, said the affidavit sworn by him at the time of filing of nomination.

Shekhawats main rival and minister of state for energy Sunil Deshmukh, who has rebelled against the Congress and is in the fray as independent, has movable property worth Rs 58 lakh and immovable assets of Rs 1.85 crore.