Cost of living in Shanghai (China) is 48% more expensive than in Aligarh (India)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 793 prices entered by 129 different people.
For example, you would need at least ₨62,014 (5,928元) in Shanghai to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ₨42,000 in Aligarh.