Cost of living in Shanghai (China) is 42% 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 854 prices entered by 144 different people.
For example, you would need at least ₨64,001 (元6,038) in Shanghai to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ₨45,000 in Aligarh.