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Rags To Riches Stories In India

Rags to Riches

The real Indian Inspirers who fought poverty to become one among the richest people in India.

Rags to riches stories in India 2017 

Are you looking for the best rags to riches stories for immense motivation in your life to do something extraordinary in your life? If yes, then let the persons be your inspiration who never gave on life despite the challenges and financial problems they faced. Here we will discuss the rags to riches stories in India of 2016 and 2017who will definitely inspire you to do great in life.

Success and failures both are an important part of everyone’s life. You will never appreciate success if you have never tasted the outcomes that failure brings. Both of them are not permanent. Some people face their problems and make it better by solving it wholesome just quit. We have brought you these stories so that you can have an ultimate dose of inspiration.

The list of top rags to riches stories in India (2016 – 2017)

Time changes everything if you are determined towards your life and career then you can achieve anything in your life. Some people despite having poor background manages to achieve the greatest heights in life. Eventually, they become the ultimate source of inspiration those who have totally given up on hope. Below mentioned are some of these stories that are truly inspirational and motivational. These people are the best example of becoming rags to riches.

Vijay Shekhar Sharma (Paytm)

The real Indian Inspirers who fought poverty to become one among the richest people in India.

Vijay Shekhar Sharma -Founder (Paytm)

Vijay Shekar Sharma is the face of the much used mobile application called Paytm. His initial years were extremely difficult in terms of everything related to the finance, luck, and everything beyond. Nothing ever came easily to him but the fact that kept him going was his determination and will to not give up. His story and journey both are very inspirational and you can easily get the motivation to do something good in your life. He is now the founder of Paytm and has earned a lot of profit. His generosity can be easily seen by his act of giving his company shares to the employees. For complete story visit

Srikant Bolla (Bollant Industries)

Srikanth Bolla is CEO and founder of Bollant Industries.

Srikanth Bolla -Bollant Industries (Founder, CEO)

Anyone who has given up on their life can easily get the truest inspiration from Srikant Bolla. He not only had a poor background but also a visual disability. Despite these difficult hurdles in his life, he never lost hope. He took the challenges life offered to him and as the result, he is now a CEO of the 50 crore company. His company is all about social welfare and social work which is one of the best things about him. For Complete Success story visit


Narayana Murthy (Infosys)

N. R. Narayana Murthy is an Indian IT industrialist and the co-founder of Infosys.

N. R. Narayana Murthy – Indian industrialist

Not many people know about the journey of the man behind the IT giant Infosys. He is also known as the father of the IT sector. He spent his initial years relying on the savings of his wife Sudha Murthy. But his patience, hard work, dedication has brought him success.

Karsanbhai Patel

Karsanbhai Khodidas Patel (born 1945, Ruppur, Mehsana, Gujarat) is an Indian industrialist, founder of the Rs. 2500 crore (USD 500 mn) Nirma group with major interests in detergents, soaps and cosmetics.

Karsanbhai Patel – Indian industrialist

He started his career as the lab assistant at the Geology and Mining Department. He is the man behind much popular washing powder Nirma. Also, is the perfect example of the self-made man coming from a humble family of a farmer and a housewife mother. You can make him your ultimate source of inspiration if you have given up on hope.

Indra Nooyi (Pepsico)

The real Indian Inspirers who fought poverty to become one among the richest people in India.

Indra Nooyi – Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo

Indra Nooyi is one of the most determined women in our country. She even worked night-shifts to pay for her college studies. She joined PepsiCo in 1994 and is the current Chairperson and CEO there. Pepsico is one of the second largest beverage business in India. You can definitely learn a lot from her. Click here to Read her full story.


Types of Rags to Riches Stories You can Find At “DRILERS”

Before proceeding further let me clear you one thing about #Drilers, We are promoting new talents in India who makes the country proud of their hard work, but not known by others. So we provide a digital platform for those talents where we can share their stories and highlight them. Also, you can find several rags to riches stories of Indian personalities like

  1. Rags to riches stories about cricketers (both Male and female)
  2. Success stories of becoming poor to rich
  3. Inspiring stories of Indian celebrities
  4. Motivational stories of Indian Businessman


Aforementioned are the real stories of people who went from rags to riches with their hard work and determination. They are the truest form of inspiration that you can give to the youth for a secure future. Their stories have the ability to lead you in the right direction. So, go ahead and go through their stories to get motivation and inspiration.

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