Ease of Living Index: 14 cities of UP good for living, Lucknow and Varanasi at the top, see the complete list
According to Ease of Living Index, 14 cities of Uttar Pradesh are considered better in terms of living in the country. The capital Lucknow is the top among them (Lucknow On Top). Lucknow is among the top cities which are the best to live in, while Varanasi has got the second ranking in this matter. If we talk about small cities, Jhansi is at the top in this matter (Jhansi On Top). According to the ranking of the country, Lucknow was ranked 26th in big cities, Varanasi 27th and Jhansi 34th in smaller cities.
According to the Union Urban Development Ministry's 'Ease of Living' index, a total of 111 cities across the country have been included. With this, the Municipal Council Performance Index has also been released. In this, 14 cities of UP have got a place, of which Lucknow is at the top. The survey was conducted by the Union Urban Development Ministry in two categories. The first survey of cities with a population of more than one million and the second, cities with less than one million population were included in it.
Ranking with a population of over 1 million
If we talk about the ranking with a population of more than 10 lakhs, then Lucknow-26, Varanasi-27, Kanpur- 28, Ghaziabad-30, Prayagraj-32, Agra-35, Meerut-36, Bareilly-47th. is.
Ranking with population less than 1 million
On the other hand, if we talk about cities with less than 10 lakh population, then Jhansi-34, Moradabad-38, Rae Bareli-40, Saharanpur-44, Aligarh-58, Rampur-59th place. The expenditure on urban development is also decided on the basis of this list. This list of cities is prepared on the basis of 15 standards such as identity, culture, education, health, security, economy, affordable housing, land planning, parks, transport, water supply.
Municipal Council Index (population over 1 million)
Varanasi-13, Bareilly-14, Ghaziabad-20, Agra-24, Meerut-29, Kanpur-36, Lucknow-33, Prayagraj-37th, according to the Municipal Council Index with more than 10 lakh population.
Municipal Council Index (population less than 10 lakhs)
On the other hand, if we talk about the Municipal Council Index with a population of less than 10 lakh, then Jhansi - 9, Moradabad - 31 Rae Bareli - 38, Saharanpur - 22, Aligarh - 29, Rampur - is at 44th position.