In the late 19th century Jamsedji Tata was refused entry into Mumbai’s posh hotels because he was an 'Indian', and he decided
to build a grander hotel for Indians. It was called the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel and was
inaugurated on 1st December, 1903. It was touted as a 5 Star Indian hotel meant for Indians by an Indian. What more this was all available at a 'Moderate Charge' - Rs. 6. We are serious.
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