Bhubaneswar (Reporters Today Bureau): The State Capital Bhubaneswar has ranked 4th in the top 10 livable capital cities in the country with the highest score of 94.8 out of 100.
According to its Ease of Living Index 2020 report, Bengaluru is the top-1 livable capital city in India followed by Chennai, Shimla, and Bhubaneswar.
To determine the score on the Ease of Living Index, four parameters were used Ease of Living, quality of life, economic ability sustainability, and citizens’ perceptions The cities were given scores on all four parameters out of 100.
In the Ease of Living Index Bengaluru scored 66.7 while Chennai scored 62.61, Shimla 60.9, and Bhubaneswar 59.85.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik extended his greetings for the achievement through Twitter
Congratulations to our capital city #Bhubaneswar for being ranked 4th among ‘Liveable Capital Cities of India’ as per @CSEINDIA‘s liveability index report. Bhubaneswar earned highest score of 94.8 in citizen perception survey & 4th rank in Ease of Living Index. #OdishaLeads pic.twitter.com/u6sS8uunMx
— CMO Odisha (@CMO_Odisha) June 19, 2021