The number one mobile phone operator in Chittagong, Robi, is going to honour the stalwarts of commercial capital on Friday, 23rd December at M A Aziz Stadium. This initiative is meant to celebrate the special bond that Robi enjoys with the people of Chittagong.
The programme will start at 4 pm and end at 12 am. The award ceremony will be held from 6 to 9 pm and a star studded line up of famous bands- Nagar Baul (James), Aurthohin, Nemesis, Miles, Chirkutt, Shunno and popular singers- Kona, Elita, Bappa Majumder are going to perform at the award ceremony.
Renowned businessmen, professionals, sportsmen, musicians, educationists, artists, women empowerment activists, journalists & men of literature belonging to Chittagong are going to be honored for their contribution in their respective areas. Dignitaries of Chittagong are going to be present on the occasion.
These Chittagonians of extraordinary credential are certainly role models for the youth. Therefore, with a view to inspire the youth, the award ceremony would allow the youth of Chittagong to take part in the programme. All they need to do is either recharge 199 taka on their Robi/ Airtel number or download Robi/ Airtel- Yonder Music app on their mobile phones and they can have free access to the event.
ABOUT ROBI AS THE MERGED COMPANY
Robi Axiata Limited is a joint venture between Axiata Group of Malaysia, Bharti Airtel, of India and NTT Docomo Inc., of Japan. Axiata holds 68.7% controlling stake in the entity, Bharti holds 25% while the remaining 6.3% is held by NTT Docomo of Japan. It is the second largest mobile phone operator of Bangladesh with approximately 32.2 million active subscribers. The company provides widest network coverage to 99% of the population with over 13,900 on-air sites of which over 8,000 are 3.5G sites. Robi is the first operator to introduce GPRS and 3.5G services in Bangladesh. The company has introduced many first of its kind digital services in the country and has invested heavily in taking mobile financial services to the underserved communities in the rural and semi-urban areas. Robi, as a socially responsible brand, has taken up a number of flagship Corporate Responsibility initiatives in the areas of ICT-Education, Health and Environment with a view to contribute towards the sustainable development of the country.