Cost of living in Xining (China) is about the same as in Amritsar (India)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 65 prices entered by 12 different people.
For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require ₨102,000 in Amritsar you would need to make just about ₨99,102 (9,530元) in Xining.