She could certainly be India's richest Member of Parliament (MP) with declared assets of Rs 1,000 crore.
Bachchan is a three-time MP and was first elected to the Upper House by the Samajwadi Party in 2004 till March 2006. Previously, the record was in the name of BJP's Ravindra Kishore Sinha, who had announced his assets worth INR 8 billion in 2014, according to the reports by Indian media.
Jaya, the wife of megastar Amitabh Bachchan had recently filed her nomination for the Rajya Sabha polls as a SP candidate from Uttar Pradesh. She got a second term from June 2006 and was re-elected in 2012 for the third term.
The value of their movable assets too rose from around Rs 343 crore in 2012 to around Rs 540 crore.
And finally, the couple is also in possession of ₹62 crore worth of gold and jewellery - of which, assets owned by Amitabh Bachchan are valued at ₹36 crore.
They are the joint owner of 12 vehicles of approx. Read Also: Amitabh Bachchan teams up with Maharashtra Fire Services to spread awarenessIn a blog post written in Hindi today, he clarified that his health is fine. It includes a Rolls-Royce, three Mercedes, a Porsche and a Range Rover. The dynamic actor Amitabh possesses a pen of plus Rs.9 lakh.
Amitabh also tweeted about his health and wrote, "Kuch kasht badha, chikitsak ko chikitsa ke liye bulana pada, ilaaj prabal, swastha hue nawal, chalo isi bahane apno ka pata chala". Amitabh is the owner of a 3 acre plot in Barabanki district's Daulatpur area of value Rs.5.7 crores.