New Delhi, Jan 29 (PTI) The initial public offer of Chalet Hotels, which owns, develops and manages high-end hotels in key metro cities in India, was subscribed 7 per cent on the first day of bidding Tuesday.Also Read - Third Wave of Corona In India: Experts Warn Against Complacency Ahead of Festivals | Deets Inside

The IPO, to raise about Rs 1,641 crore, received bids for 27,85,574 shares against the total issue size of 4,13,26,672 shares, as per the data available with the NSE. Also Read - Anupamaa BIG Twist: Baa Ousts Anupama From Shah Residence After She Comes Home Late At Night With Anuj Kapadia

The category set-aside for qualified institutional buyers (QIBs) was subscribed 1 per cent and non-institutional investors 30 per cent. Also Read - Paytm Set to Launch India's Biggest IPO Worth Rs 16,600 Crore. All You Need to Know

The initial public offer comprises a fresh issue of Rs 950 crore and an offer for sale of up to 2,46,85,000 equity shares (including anchor portion of 1,75,84,071 equity shares).

The bidding will close on January 31, 2019.

The price range for the IPO has been fixed at Rs 275-280 per equity share.

This is the first IPO of 2019.

The equity shares of the company are proposed to be listed on the BSE and NSE.

JM Financial Limited, Axis Capital Limited and Morgan Stanley India Company Private Limited are managing the IPO.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.