Twinned since: 1996
Miles apart: 4,261
Populations: 383,300 (Leicester- Estimate 2015) & 1,200,000 (Rajkot Estimate 2015)
The fourth largest city in Gujarat, Rajkot was twinned with Leicester in 1996 and has a population of more than 1.2 million people.
Regarded as the cleanest city in India, it’s also the 22nd fastest growing city in the world.
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