Indian hospitality sector, after battling low occupancies and poor room rates in the recent years, seems set for rejuvenation with high hopes from the new government. SHRIYAL SETHUMADHAVAN explores solutions for the industry and suggestions for the policy makers.
OYO Rooms is targeting over 1,500 rooms in east India by the end of the year with 150 partner properties. The branded budget hotel network had started operations in Kolkata in April this year by adding over 300 rooms in 30 partner hotels. The company is targetting both leisure and business travellers.