New Delhi, Feb. 17 -- At least 15 suitors have shown interest in acquiring troubled mortgage financier Dewan Housing Finance Corp. Ltd (DHFL) under the bankruptcy process before the deadline for submission of expressions of interest (EoIs) ended at midnight on Monday, said two people aware of the matter, requesting anonymity.

According to CNBC-TV18, KKR India Financial Services Ltd, and conglomerates Welspun Group and Adani Group, are among suitors who have expressed interest under 'Option I' to take over the entire business. Global alternative investment management firm Oaktree Capital, ARCIL Asset Reconstruction Co. and Bain & Co. are the other players to have also expressed interest to acquire the firm under 'Option I', CNBC-TV18 repo...