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Daijiworld Media Network – Beltangady
Beltangady, Sep 28: Well-known restaurant, The Ocean Pearl will be inaugurated at Kashi Palace in Ujire September 30.
Owner of Ocean Pearl Ujire Shashidhar Shetty, Ocean Pearl group vice president Girish BN, general manager projects The Ocean Pearl Group Shivakumaar, general manager The Ocean Pearl Ujire Nithyanand Modal addressed a press meet at the hotel on Wednesday September 28 to give details.
Ocean Pearl Hotels Pvt Ltd, whose crown of jewels is already resplendent with three gems in the state of Karnataka namely The Ocean Pearl, Mangaluru, The Ocean Pearl, Udupi and The Ocean Pearl Inn, Mangaluru are proud to announce the addition of the 4th jewel to their crown of luxury hotels with the inauguration of their new hotel in Ujire.
Ocean Pearl Hotels belongs to the prestigious JRB Group of Jayaram Banan the doyen of hospitality industry with forays into Restaurant business; outdoor catering services; banqueting; canteen operations etc. The group's Sagar Ratna brand of a chain of vegetarian restaurants with more than 150 footprints mostly across northern states of the country and the NCT of Delhi besides having presence in the state of Karnataka is internationally reputed and is reckoned as the largest chain of vegetarian restaurants in the country.
Ocean Pearl operates and manages the city's prestigious TMA Pai International Convention Centre besides The Ocean Resort and Spa, in Hubballi. Its banqueting operations under the brand name of The Ocean Retreat and Ocean Pearl Gardenia both on Chattarpur Mandir Road in New Delhi are renowned as the best banqueters in the national capital of Delhi.
The newest jewel namely Ocean Pearl, Kashi Palace, Ujire is located near SDM College of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences, Lalitha Nagar in the scenic town of Ujire, which is well known for its religious tourism, especially in Dharmasthala. This luxurious Hotel has 34 rooms, including 31 executive rooms, 2 suite rooms, and 1 presidential suite, built over 3 floors.
The services offered comprises Pacific, a state-of-the-art conference hall with a capacity to accommodate 200 people, 'Sagar Ratna' brand vegetarian restaurant with 140 seating capacity, Coral, a multi-cuisine non-vegetarian restaurant that seats 50, and a gym which meets the standard and needs of fitness enthusiasts.
The Ocean Pearl, Ujire is owned by Shashidhar Shetty, who hails from Beltangady. He is an acknowledged leader in the food services industry with experience and expertise exceeding three decades. He is the MD and chairman of Shashi Catering Services Pvt Ltd, which runs canteens for famous industrial conglomerates spread across 12 states in the country. The Ocean Pearl Hotel Ujire is a joint venture between two titans in the hospitality industry namely Jayaram Banan and Shashidhar Shetty with a combined treasure of experience of more than 75 years.
The Ocean Pearl, Ujire will be inaugurated by Kashi Shetty, mother of Shashidhar Shetty.
The Ocean Pearl, Ujire is expected to become a new landmark for those visiting Dharmasthala, the abode of Lord Manjunath. It is a humble offering from the JRB Group to the chain's loyal clientele and the management hopes and is confident of the continued love and affection of the quality-conscious people of the state.
During the inaugural function, secretary SDM educational society D Harshendra Kumar , Vice president Prof S Prabhakar, district in-charge minister Sunil Kumar, chairman Alva’s Education Foundation Dr M Mohan Alva, MP Nalin Kumar Kateel, MLAs Harish Poonja, Umanath Kotian, Vedavyas Kamath, Dr Bharath Y Shetty, and Rajesh Naik, MLCs Harish Kumar, Prathap Simha Nayak, president Ujire gram panchayat Pushpavathi R Shetty, CEO IT consultancy and hotel administration, SDME society Ujire Pooran Yashovarma, and chairman The Ocean Pearl Group of Hotels Jayaram Banam will be present.