Last two winners of du’s SMS Gold Challenge rejoice with gold

Published March 9th, 2010 - 07:21 GMT

In the spirit of providing customers with fun-filled opportunities, du marked an end to its successful festivity initiatives launched last year by awarding exciting prizes to the last two grand monthly prize winners in its SMS Gold Challenge. Out of an impressive 330,000 participants, du has announced the lucky third and fourth winners of the grand monthly prize, Muhammad Rafiq and Prakash Philips, following wins by Muhammad Ismail So Ana Miah and Malathy Sudheer. Maher Murad, Vice President, Retail Sales, du, gave away the prizes to the two winners in a ceremony.

The three month campaign was extended by a month based on high level of customer participation and success. The interactive competition saw more than 160 winners from 17 different nationalities take home nearly 12kgs of gold.

SMS Gold Challenge fourth monthly winner Prakash Philips was delighted with his prize: “I would like to sincerely thank du and the organisers for making it possible for me to take part in such a fun and exciting competition. I believe du truly did add life to my life with this great opportunity and I will be sharing this fantastic prize with my family.”

Muhammad Rafiq, the third monthly winner of SMS Gold Challenge expressed his gratitude and said:”I started participating in this competition and really wanted to win. I enjoyed answering all the questions and I would like to thank du for providing great entertainment and value to customers.”
“We thank every participant who took part in the SMS Gold Challenge and congratulate Mr. Rafiq and Mr. Philips, the last two lucky winners of one kilogram of gold, all the other prize-winners, ,” said Farid Faraidooni, chief commercial offer, du. “With SMS Gold Challenge, du subscribers across the UAE had the unique opportunity of taking part in fun-based initiatives, and had the chance to win precious exciting prizes.”

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