New Delhi, Feb 5 (PTI) Tata group hospitality arm Indian Hotels Company Ltd (IHCL) on Tuesday said it has forayed into Himachal Pradesh with the opening of its first hotel in Shimla.Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: Railways Set to Operate These Unreserved Trains Between Punjab, Himachal Pradesh From Today | Complete List Here

The design and architecture of the hotel, Taj Theog Resort & Spa, echoes colonial charm reminiscent of hill station appeal, IHCL said in a statement. Also Read - Parag Agrawal: 5 Lesser Known Facts About The New CEO Of Twitter

With this new addition, the company has expanded its resort portfolio which is the largest in India, IHCL MD and CEO Puneet Chhatwal said. Also Read - Shocking! 80% Women in THESE South Indian States Justify Men Beating Their Wives: Survey

“The state has great tourism potential and we look forward to expanding our footprint to showcase the pristine beauty of this region,” Chhatwal said.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.