bKash customers will enjoy up to 20 percent cash back, if they pay through bKash at 365 outlets across the country as part of a campaign to celebrate the Eid-ul-Adha.
The campaign, kicked off on September 11, 2015, remains valid till the Eid-ul-Adha day.
bKash launched the offer in partnership with country’s 39 leading brands in life style, e-commerce and grocery which include Aarong, Lotto, Jennys International, Express Leathers Limited, Shawpno, Agora, Daily Shopping, Amber lifestyle, Reluce, Red, Cats Eye, Monsoon Rain, KZ International, Womens’ World, Gems Gallery, Bang, Irani Borkha House, Sailor, www.sojoz.com. www.busbd.com.
The outlets of the brands are located in major districts across the country including Dhaka, Chittagong, Khulna, Rajshahi, Bogra, Sylhet, Comilla and Narayanganj.
There is no additional charge for bKash payment. Once the transaction is done, customer will receive the cash back amount in his or her bKash account within next two working days.
Payment through bKash is gaining popularity as more than 7,000 merchant shops across the country accept bKash payment. Customers now can make wide range of payment through their bKash account from groceries to hospital bill to plane ticket. They can also top up mobile balances of four operators- Grameenphone, Banglalink, Robi and Airtel through bKash.
Asif Ahmed, Head of Marketing of bKash said, “The scope of bKash has been broadened beyond sending and receiving money. A bKash user can pay for mobile balance recharge, retail purchases, insurance premium, hospital bills as well as air tickets and taxi fares from their accounts
Opening of bKash account is also absolutely free of cost. Any individual having a valid national ID card/passport or driving licence can open a bKash account from bKash’s more than 100,000 agent points across the country
Launched in 2011, bKash, which provides complete mobile financial services to common people is a joint venture of BRAC Bank, US based Money in Motion, World Bank’s private sector investment arm IFC and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.