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BRIEF-IHH Seeks To Buy Fortis Shares At 170 Rupees Each In Open Offer

July 16 (Reuters) - Fortis Healthcare Ltd:

* IHH MAKES OPEN OFFER FOR 197.03 MLN SHARES OF FORTIS HEALTHCARE

* IHH SEEKS TO BUY FORTIS SHARES AT 170 RUPEES EACH IN OPEN OFFER

* IHH SAYS HSBC, HDFC BANK, CITIGROUP AND DEUTSCHE EQUITIES INDIA ARE MANAGERS TO OPEN OFFER Further company coverage: (Reporting By Mumbai Bureau)