All the Classic Group of Hotels owes its origin to BABINA GROUP of companies. The parent organisation of the group is BABINA Diagnostics.

BABINA Diagnostics, Imphal had a humble beginning in November, 1983. Over the years, from a small scale Clinical Laboratory, the centre grew to a full-fledged diagnostic laboratory in 1995. It has been managed as a partnership firm until 2007. Now, BABINA Diagnostics is the most reputed, first NABL Accredited Laboratory and largest Diagnostic centre in the North East India. In 2007, the centre became one of the units of BABINA Healthcare & Hospitality Industries Pvt. Ltd., and diversified the activities from diagnostic (healthcare) to Hospitality sector. Currently, there are two different companies under the BABINA GROUP as follows –

1. BABINA Healthcare and Hospitality Industries Pvt. Ltd.

2. BABINA Hospitalities Pvt. Ltd.

3. The formation of BABINA Healthcare Pvt Ltd is under process and its main purpose is to look after all the healthcare related activities.

BABINA Healthcare & Hospitality Industries Pvt. Ltd., is the overarching company with the following units of Classic Chain of Hotels and Restaurants, Tours & Travels and Training Institute under its fold -

• The Classic Hotel

• Hotel Imphal by The Classic

• Sendra Park and Resort by The Classic

• Classic Hospitality Training Institute

• Classic Chain of Restaurants: The Classic Café (Porompat) and Cafeteria by The Classic (High Court of Manipur, Mantripukhri).

• Classic Tours & Travels and

• BABINA Diagnostics (RIMS Road & Porompat Centre) and its various collection centres as well as units in North East India.

As the number of units under the aforementioned company grows, Classic Group of Hotels including Classic Tours & Travels and Classic Hospitality Training Institute will be merged into BABINA Hospitality Pvt Ltd. Currently, this company is responsible for promoting Classic Grande.