Most Costliest Cities: This is the most expensive city in India, even the rich have to sweat to buy property here

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There are many places in the world where you have to spend a lot of money to go there. Whether it is just staying or eating and drinking, your pocket is always empty. And if we talk about some cities of India, then they are also no less than other countries in terms of inflation. Meaning, people's accounts get emptied just by buying a flat, living on rent and eating and drinking.

Let us tell you, in a report of Mercer Survey 2023, Cost of Living has prepared a list of 227 countries in five continents. According to the survey, Mumbai is the most expensive city in India, this city has secured 147th rank in the survey report to live, after this the most expensive cities of India are New Delhi (169) and Chennai (184). The fourth most expensive city in the country is Bengaluru (189 rank), fifth is Hyderabad (202 rank), Kolkata (211 rank) and Pune (213 rank).

In this survey, comparison has been made on 200 items, which include housing, food, transportation, clothing, utilities, household goods and entertainment. Let us tell you, Mumbai and Delhi are among the top 35 expensive cities in Asia. Let us tell you about these cities.

Mumbai City

Mumbai, the capital of the Indian state of Maharashtra, is also known as the city of dreams. People come here to settle in this city to fulfill their dreams. Mumbai - formerly known as Bombay - is a beautiful blend of cultures and lifestyles. 

From emerging actors struggling to make it big on the silver screen; from Bolly superstars to big industrialists to tribes of fishermen and slum dwellers, Mumbai is a city where all kinds of people live. But let us tell you, it is very difficult for people to live here, even the price of a room goes out of the budget of people here.

About Delhi – Delhi

The capital of India, Delhi is a cosmopolitan city with historic Old Delhi and modern New Delhi. From historic monuments to bustling shopping malls, from the sprawling network of the advanced metro system to the Delhi University campus, Delhi has many things that make it a city for the people with a heart. 

The narrow, winding lanes of Old Delhi bear testimony to the Mughal rule. At the same time, there are many buildings and places here that were built by the British during their time. But Delhi is no less expensive to live in. Here too, many things are expensive according to the location.

Bangalore City

From the Garden City to the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore has gradually grown to become the third largest city in India. Bangalore is loved for its pleasant weather, beautiful parks and many lakes. 

Bangalore is also famous for its restaurants, street food corners, unique cafes, coffee roasters and pubs. Brunch, buffet, terrace cafe, you will find everything in Bangalore. Bangalore is also a great place to visit, but living, eating and drinking here is more expensive than other cities.

Chennai City

Chennai, once known as Madras, is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu in the southern part of India. Located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal, Chennai is one of the four metropolitan siblings of India. 

The city has its own rich cultural history. Chennai is famous for its temples full of South-Indian culture, British-era museums and monuments, culinary delights and Marina Beach (the world's second largest urban beach). The city of Chennai is worth visiting and also expensive to live in.

Pune City

Pune, the bustling city of Maharashtra, ranks number one in India in terms of lifestyle. It is often called the Oxford of the East. You will find the charms of the colonial era here. Let us tell you, it has played a very important role in the history of India's independence. 

Pune is globally known for the Osho Ashram which attracts followers from all over the world. Full of palaces and temples, the most important of these are the Shaniwar Wada Palace and the Aga Khan Palace. Pune is also said to be quite expensive in terms of living.


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