India's first pod hotel opens in Mumbai
Saturday, March 4, 2017, 4:09 PM
Hotel room in India has just shrunk. The entrepreneur duo of Shalabh Mittal and Hiren Gandhi, have launched a hotel in Andheri in Mumbai, with pods between 50 square feet and 90 square feet. Urbanpod, the 140-unit hotel, started operations on Wednesday and is the only such offering in the country. Such hotels are common in Japan, Russia, US, UK, Singapore and Malaysia.