TTT NEWS NETWORK
MUMBAI, 25 NOVEMBER 2023:
The Taj Public Service Welfare Trust (TPSWT), set up in December 2008, in the aftermath of the Mumbai terror attacks, marks 15 years of its commitment to providing humanitarian support in the event of disasters.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director & CEO, IHCL said, “It has been 15 years since the devastating attacks on the city of Mumbai. Our thoughts remain with all those who lost their lives and were affected by the tragedy – our guests, our staff, their families and many other fellow citizens of Mumbai. IHCL through the Taj Public Service Welfare Trust remains committed to living by our values of serving the communities we live in.”
He added, “TPSWT continues to support those impacted by the terror events of 2008 and 2011 in Mumbai including relief and rehabilitation initiatives.”
The Taj Public Service Welfare Trust’s purpose is to reach out to people affected by disasters, both man-made and natural, with a special mandate to promote the welfare of injured and disabled members of the armed forces. Since its inception in 2008, the Trust has worked on a range of relief and rehabilitation initiatives across the country. During COVID-19, Trust played a pivotal role in providing nutritious meals to migrant workers and COVID warriors as well as medical equipment and supplies.
TPSWT through its multi-pronged outreach has impacted 4.5 million beneficiaries across 59 districts in 22 states in India.
About The Indian Hotels Company Limited
The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) and its subsidiaries bring together a group of brands and businesses that offer a fusion of warm Indian hospitality and world-class service. These include Taj – the iconic brand for the most discerning travellers and ranked as India’s Strongest Brand 2023 as per Brand Finance; SeleQtions, a named collection of hotels; Vivanta, sophisticated upscale hotels; and Ginger, which is revolutionising the lean luxe segment.
Incorporated by the founder of the Tata Group, Jamsetji Tata, the Company opened its first hotel – The Taj Mahal Palace, in Bombay in 1903. IHCL has a portfolio of 276 hotels including 81 under development globally across 4 continents, 11 countries and in over 100 locations. The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) is India’s largest hospitality company by market capitalization. It is listed on the BSE and NSE.