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AKASH FEST

AKASH always strives to make the magical AKASH experience the most rewarding experience for you!  AKASH Connection is now available at only BDT 4,499 at a special promotional offer. To spread happiness & the rewarding experience, even more, we have launched "AKASH Fest". Anyone who purchases a new AKASH connection from 1st September - 30th September 2020, activates & recharges a minimum of BDT 399/249 will be eligible to participate in this campaign to win from 20 exciting prizes per week so hurry up & buy an AKASH Connections!

Campaign Timeline: 1st September- 30th September 2020

Participant Eligibility Criteria:

Anyone buying AKASH DTH from AKASH’s authorized retail outlets, direct sales and online within Bangladesh, and activating & recharging a minimum of BDT 399/249 for the month of September 2020.

Modality:

Weekly Contest: All new subscribers who have bought and recharged a minimum of BDT 399/249 for AKASH* in the 1st week of September will have to correctly answer a question through a quiz to be conducted via automated Interactive voice response (IVR) and the first 20 to correctly answer in the shortest possible time will be selected as the winner on the basis of fastest finger first. Next week onwards (i.e. 2nd to 4th week of September 2020), AKASH will select the next set of winners out of eligible participants in the same process described above. The winner and participant of a single week are not eligible to participate in the quiz for upcoming weeks of the month of September unless the winner and/or participant buys a new AKASH DTH connection in the remaining week.

SMS containing a toll-free number for eligible participants to callback would be sent on September 8th, September 15th, September 22nd, October 6th, and eligible participants would have to give a missed call in the provided number and answer a single question and the winner would be selected on Fastest Finger First basis. Participants would be allowed a maximum of 24 hours to participate from the time of eligibility confirmation SMS sent to provide their answer.

Winner Announcement: Through SMS and Facebook page of AKASH DTH

RULES

  1. Subscriber must activate and recharge for a 1-month subscription to be eligible for the AKASH FEST SEPT’20 quiz, eligible participants will get an SMS, they have to give a ‘missed call’ on the provided number to take part in the quiz.
  2. The quiz will be based on an Interactive voice response (IVR) and the participant needs to follow the instructions and respond accordingly.
  3. There will be 1 question for the weekly prize contest.
  4. Participants must participate in the contest within the next 24 hours from the time they received the eligibility confirmation SMS. A late response will result in disqualification.  
  5. A list of Top 20 winners will be published on a weekly basis. Winner names will be announced based on the number of right answers and based on the fastest response time.
  6. Subscriber groups enjoying reduced product prices (STB/CPE) will not be eligible for this cashback offer. (i.e: Employee, employee fnf, dealer, etc.)

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

  •  “AKASH FEST” campaign will be held from 1st September – 30th September 2020.
  • The special promotional price of BDT 4,499 will remain valid until further notice.
  • The purchaser will get 10 meters length of cable with every unit of AKASH DTH CPE that contains STB, Dish, Remote, LNB, etc.
  • During the AKASH FEST campaign, the monthly subscription price will remain BDT 399 for the AKASH Standard package and BDT 249 for the AKASH Lite package. A minimum of 1-month of Subscription Fee (i.e. BDT 399/249) must be recharged to be eligible for the campaign.
  • Other special promotion EMI purchases will be eligible for the AKASH FEST campaign.
  • Anyone buying, AKASH DTH from authorized retail outlets and online (incl. through EMI option and direct sales) within Bangladesh, and activating & recharging for the month on September 2020 are eligible for the campaign.
  • Subscribers who bought AKASH DTH before September 2020 and activating and recharging in the month of September will not be allowed to participate in the campaign.
  • Existing AKASH DTH subscribers or inactive customers are not eligible to participate in the campaign.
  • Only the valid registered subscriber will be entitled to the Prize, no one else can collect the prize on behalf of the subscriber.
  • People purchasing AKASH DTH on 30th September 2020, but recharging on 6th October 2020 or later will not be eligible for the campaign.
  • The entitled winner can collect their prizes from the nearest regional offices on the pre-specified date of AKASH.
  • Prizes won are not transferable and cannot be combined with any other prize or any other offer or discounts or promotions offered by AKASH.
  • All offers (e.g. Specific Model of TV) are subject to availability, it might not be available due to exhaustion of existing stock or due to political instability, natural calamities, in such cases prizes will be replaced by other available prizes of the same monetary value.
  • The winner needs to show the Winner confirmation SMS from AKASH and have a valid identity card and proof of ownership of the registered number in order to collect the entitled prize.
  • No transportation allowance would be provided to winners when collecting the prize.
  • By participating, the subscriber/purchaser agrees to be bound by these Terms & Conditions. Subscriber /purchaser must comply with these Terms & Conditions to be able to receive a prize at the end of this campaign.
  • All customers have to sign the SAF/Letter of Acknowledgment at the time of purchasing AKASH DTH.
  • AKASH reserves all the right to change, extend, and cancel the offer at any time.
  • AKASH shall not be liable for any loss, damage or injury suffered or sustained (even if caused by negligence) as a result of accepting and/or using the prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
  • AKASH accepts no responsibility for late, lost, or misdirected SMS or other communications.
  • AKASH assumes no responsibility for any failure to receive a claim or for inaccurate information or for any loss, damage, or injury as a result of technical or telecommunications problems, including security breaches. If such problems arise, then AKASH may modify, cancel, terminate or suspend the prize handover process.

Question

Answer

How long is the duration of this campaign?

The AKASH Fest will run for the entire month of September! You have to purchase an AKASH Connection, activate & recharge within the specified time frame to participate in this campaign.

If I purchase only STB, will I be eligible to participate?

Yes! If you purchase the full AKASH connection or only the STB, activate & recharge minimum BDT 399/249, you'll be eligible to participate in the campaign! You'll have to buy the STB or the full connection within 30th September 2020 otherwise you won't be eligible.

If I purchase the full connection or the STB on 30th September when do I have to recharge to be eligible?

If you purchase the full connection or the STB on 30th September you can recharge within 5th October within the five days trial period.

I'm a current subscriber of AKASH. Am I eligible to participate?

No, only subscribers purchasing the full connection or the STB from 1st September to 30th September are eligible to participate. If you have purchased AKASH before September, you can still participate in the campaign by buying additional connections or STBs during 1st to 30th September 2020!

I'm a current subscriber of AKASH. Will I be eligible to participate if I recharge within September month?

No, only subscribers purchasing the full connection or the STB from 1st September to 30th September are eligible to participate. If you have purchased AKASH before September, you can still participate in the campaign by buying additional connections or STBs during 1st to 30th September 2020!

I bought AKASH Connection/STB before 1st September 2020 but my installation has been completed in September & I recharged on September am I eligible for the campaign?

No, only subscribers purchasing the full connection or the STB from 1st September to 30th September are eligible to participate. If you have purchased AKASH before September, you can still participate in the campaign by buying additional connections or STBs during 1st to 30th September 2020!
When a customer places an order via call or FB the day his payment is done the purchase would be considered then, once he recharges for the month of September he or she will be eligible for the campaign.

I was a Real VU subscriber. Will I be eligible to participate?

Any Bangladeshi citizen will be eligible to participate if he buys a new AKASH Connection or STB within 1st to 30th September & activates & recharges a minimum BDT 399/249 within 11:59 PM of 5th October 2020.

I'm an employee of AKASH/Beximco Communications Limited. Will I be eligible to participate?

Employees of Beximco Communications Limited, their parents, siblings, spouses & children are not eligible to participate. However, employees of other concerns of Beximco group are eligible to participate.

If I purchase through EMI within 1st to 30th September, will I be eligible?

Yes! You will be eligible if you purchase full AKASH connection or STB through EMI, Online or any authorized retail points within 1st to 30th September 2020 & activate & recharge a minimum BDT 399/249 no later than 5th October 2020.

If I purchase STB/full AKASH Connection through online, will I be eligible?

Yes! You will be eligible if you purchase full AKASH connection or STB through EMI, Online or any authorized retail points within 1st to 30th September 2020 & activate & recharge a minimum BDT 399/249 no later than 5th October 2020.

I purchased AKASH connection in September from corporate offer. Am I eligible to participate?

Yes! You will be eligible if you activate & recharge a minimum BDT 399/249 no later than 5th October 2020.

I purchased the AKASH connection/STB & activated in September. If I recharge more than BDT 399/249 recharge for 6 months or 12 months, am I eligible?

Yes! You will be eligible if you activate & recharge a minimum BDT 399/249 no later than 5th October 2020.

I purchased AKASH connection in September through employee fnf offer. Am I eligible to participate?

You will be eligible if you are not an employee of Beximco Communications Limited or their parents, sibling, spouse, children.

How can I participate in the quiz?

Subscribers purchasing, activating & recharging each week will be eligible to participate. SMS containing a toll-free number for eligible participants to callback would be sent on September 8th, September 15th, September 22nd, October 6th and eligible participants would have to give a missed call in the provided number and answer a single question and winner would be selected on Fastest right answer basis. Eligible Participants will have to respond within a maximum time of 24 hours after getting the SMS.

If I participate in one week's quiz, will I be eligible to participate in the next week's quiz or the upcoming weekly quizzes?

No, you won't be eligible to participate in any more weekly quizes;

How can I participate in the weekly quiz?

Based on your date of purchase, activation & recharge, if you are eligible to participate in the weekly contest, SMS will be sent to you. For instance, if you complete purchase, activation & recharge in 1st week of September you will get the SMS on the end of first week of September which is 8th September. Similarly for eligible participants for September 2nd, 3rd & 4th week, SMS will be sent on 15th September, 22nd September & 6th October. One week's eligible participants & winners will not be eligible to participate in the contests for upcoming weeks.
SMS containing a toll-free number for eligible participants to callback would be sent and eligible participants would have to give a missed call in the provided number and answer a single question and winner would be selected on Fastest right answer basis. 

After I get the SMS regarding my eligibility, when do I have to give the missed call to the provided number?

After you get the SMS, you will have to give the missed call & successfully answer the quiz question within a maximum of 24 hours.

Can I answer multiple times?

No, you can only answer once.

If I answer multiple times, will my chance to win increase?

You will be able to answer only once, therefore, no option to multiply your chance by answering more than once. The winners will be selected on fastest right answer basis; meaning, after hearing the quiz questions, participants who answer correctly in the shortest possible time will be determined as winners.

How will the winners be decided?/Based on what the winners will be decided?

The winners will be selected on fastest right answer basis; meaning, after hearing the quiz questions, participants who answer correctly in the shortest possible time will be determined as winners.

How many questions will be there?

There will be 1 question for the weekly prize contest.

What will be the topic of the questions?

Well, it is confidential. Participate in the campaign to find out!!

What happens if I call after 24 hours of getting SMS?

The portal will be closed by that time & therefore you won't be able to participate in the contest.

If I participate & answer wrong in one week's contest, will I be eligible to participate in the next or upcoming week?

Regardless of your right or wrong answer, you cannot participate in weekly quizzes of the next or upcoming weeks.

I gave the missed call and I got a call back but couldn't pick up. Am I still eligible to participate?

If the maximum time of 24 hours since getting the SMS hasn't passed yet, we are happy to let you know that you are still eligible to participate! Hurry up, give another missed call & pick up the call back & correct answer the question!

When I got the call back, I was hearing the question/heard the question. But I hung up the call/the call got dropped before I could answer. Can I participate again?

If the maximum time of 24 hours since getting the SMS hasn't passed yet, we are happy to let you know that you are still eligible to participate! Hurry up, give another missed call & pick up the call back & correct answer the question!

I bought AKASH Connection/STB in week X (i.e.: 2nd week of September but didn't get the SMS to participate in week X's quiz.

You'll have to activate & recharge minimum BDT 399/249 to be eligible. Therefore, if you've purchased the connection/STB earlier but recharged in a later week, you will get the SMS to participate in the later week's contest.

I was eligible on first week but missed to participate on first week quiz, can I play 2nd, 3rd or 4th week?

No, You can't.

How long it will take to get the call back after giving missed call in the provided number which I got from SMS?

You'll get the call very shortly, in most cases, within few seconds!

How many times customer can give missed call/get IVC and able to attempt to answer to the questions?

5 times, after which he/she won’t get any more calls from the system

What will be the CPE Price/STB Price/Package price during the campaign?

AKASH Connection is available at only BDT 4499 & only STB is available at BDT 2999 now for limited time special promotional offer! These prices will also be valid for the campaign period. The BDT 399 subscription fee of AKASH Standard Package and BDT 249 for AKASH Lite package will also remain valid.

Will the free subscription period of 5 days be available during the campaign?

Yes, new subscribers during the campaign period will be eligible for the 5 day free subscription period.

As new subscriber, I will be eligible for 5 day free subscription. But to participate in the campaign, if I recharge before the expiry of 5 days, will I lose free subscription for the remaining days?

Not at all! In fact, you should recharge as fast you can after you purchase the connection! Your 5 day free subscription period won't be hampered at all! Your wallet will be recharged at the time of recharge and the balance will be deducted after the expiry of the 5 day free subscription period.

What are the prizes in the weekly contest?

For each week, 20 successful participants will be declared as winners based on their response time after hearing the question. Therefore, the first 20 participants who will successfully answer the quiz question will be eligible for the weekly prizes. The prizes include 55’’, 43'' & 32'' inch TVs of LG, Samsung & Walton!

What will be the brand of TVs for the weekly prizes?

LG, Samsung and Walton

How will the winners know that they have won the prizes?

The names of the weekly contest winners will be published on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/akashdthbangladesh) on weekly basis. Also, all winners will get SMS to their registered mobile number & we'll also call them to inform them about further details of the prizes.

How will I collect the prizes?

The winners will get a call from us regarding further details of the prizes. In short, weekly TV winners will need to come physically to our regional offices; weekly TV winners from Dhaka will need to visit AKASH headquarter. The winners will need to the visit the designated collection point as mentioned at the pre-specified time by AKASH. The addresses of the prize collection points will be communicated to winners when we call them.

Do I need to come physically to collect the prizes?

Only the valid registered subscriber will be entitled for the Prize, no one else can collect prize on behalf of the subscriber

What do I need to bring to collect prizes?

NID copy and winning SMS with the Customer ID carrying the same RMN need to be shown. Details will be communicated to the winners at the time we call the winners.

After I answer the quiz question, how long will it take to know I have won?

The names of the weekly contest winners will be published on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/akashdthbangladesh) on weekly basis.  Also, all winners will get SMS to their registered mobile number & we'll also call them to inform them about further details of the prizes.

Will I get SMS/any notification if I don't win any prizes?

No, only the winners will be notified.

Will the winners get any transportation allowance for visiting the designated point to collect the prizes?

No transportation allowance would be provided to winners when collecting the prize

Can I get the equivalent cash amount for the prize won?

Prizes won are not transferable and cannot be combined with any other prize or any other offer or discounts or promotions offered by AKASH. Only in the events of exhaustion of existing stock or due to political instability, natural calamities, in such cases prizes will be replaced by other available prizes of same monetary value.

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