Ease of Living Index in India: Pune tops, know why Kolkata is not in the list
The ranking was released by the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry.
Ease of Living Index in India: The ranking of the 3 most livable places on the government's inaugural 'Ease of Living Index' have been picked. The greatest surprise is the fact that a number of top Indian cities have failed to make it even into the top 10 list. The ranking was released by the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry. This is the first-ever exercise undertaken by the ministry to rank the country's major cities on the basis of four parameters of ease of living -- governance, social, economic and physical infrastructure. Check out the full list here:
Karim Nagar (Telangana) has been ranked 11th, followed by Tiruchirappalli, Bilaspur, Channai, Jabalpur, Amravati, Visakhapatnam, Bhubaneswar, Surat, Vasai-Virar city, Nashik, Solarpur, Ahmedabad, Ujjain, Coimbatore, Erode, Hydrabad, Madurai, Tiruppur, Jainpur, Nagpur and Gwalior among others. (Representative image)