Cost of living in Howrah (India) is about the same as in Alor Star (Malaysia)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 27 prices entered by 10 different people.
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require RM3,500 in Alor Star you would need to make just about RM3,441 (₨53,853) in Howrah.