February 10: Western Union, a leading remittance service provider company, has announced the winner of bumper lucky draw consumer promotion in Nepal. Mahendra Kumar Lama was announced as the winner on February 5. According to the company, Lama received Rs 1 million.
According to the company, the promotion was launched in September during the festive season of Dashain, Tihar and Chhath, with customers winning twice the principal amount up to Rs 50,000 every week.
All qualifying transactions during the promotion period (excluding the weekly winning transactions) were automatically entered in the bumper lucky draw, Western Union said in a statement on February 9.
To qualify for the promotion, customers in Nepal had to receive money through Western Union at select agent locations: Annapurna Travel, CG Finco, Hulas Remittance, Maya Remit, Nabil Bank, Surya Remit and Digitek Remittance.
“I would like to congratulate all the winners of this consumer promotion. I am thankful to all the customers who placed their trust in Western Union to move their hard-earned money to their families in Nepal. This trust continually pushes us and our agents to provide solutions catering to different customer needs,” said S S Ramanathan, senior country manager of Western Union.