Cost of living in Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) is about the same as in Akola (India)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 238 prices entered by 18 different people.
For example, you would need at least ₨78,883 (RM4,761) in Kota Kinabalu to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ₨76,000 in Akola.