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India’s RIL headcount grows after 3-year gap, crosses 50K mark

Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries’s (RIL’s) headcount grew after a gap of three years during the last fiscal, taking the total staff strength of the group beyond the 50,000 level.

Besides, the energy-to-retail conglomerate expects its hiring numbers to "swell" further going ahead.

RIL saw its total headcount grow by 505 employees during the fiscal ended on 31 March 2012 to a total staff size of 23,166, it said in its annual report for 2011-12.