Grand Palace Srinagar to celebrate its 100th anniversary
GK NEWS NETWORK
New Delhi, June 9: The Lalit Suri Hospitality Group, India’s largest privately owned hotel company, will celebrate the 100th anniversary of The Grand Palace Srinagar from July 3-10.
Earlier known as Gulab Bhavan, The Grand Palace Srinagar was taken over by Bharat Hotels Ltd and is now known as The Lalit Grand Palace Srinagar.
The celebration, set to unfold in early July is part of The Lalit’s on going commitment for the “revival of Kashmir.”
The Group in a statement said on this eventful occasion “the people of J&K will witness exhilarating events organised to share the happiness with the locals.”
Giving details of daily programmes, it said on July 3 there will be a Qawaali programme in association with Seed & Ministry of Culture, by famous Nizami Bros. On July 4 it will be The Lalit Caddies Tournament, July 7 Art Camp by renowned installation artist Naresh Kapuria and a play by noted theatre director M K Raina.
On July 8 and 9 it will be third season of The Lalit Suri Polo in second coldest habitat in the world in Drass.
“The Group ethos of developing destinations and not just the hotels would be brought alive by highlighting that the people and the environment of the region, account for the success of The Lalit properties,” the Group said.
It said The Lalit has been a pioneer in creating unique events in the destinations it operates in.
“The Palace that had once succumbed to the ravages of time, returned to life when The Lalit Suri Hospitality Group, an enterprise of Bharat Hotels Ltd, undertook the restoration process,” it said.
“The Lalit Suri Hospitality Group mirrors an evolving, progressive and modern entity committed to developing the destinations & not just the hotels,” it said.
Notably, The Lalit Grand Palace Srinagar has received the Best Heritage Hotel by National Tourism Award.
Lastupdate on : Thu, 9 Jun 2011 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Thu, 9 Jun 2011 18:30:00 GMT
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