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Marma youth gets Tk 10 lakh buying Walton fridge

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Published: 11:10, 5 July 2020   Update: 15:18, 26 July 2020
BDT 10 lakh is being handed over to Chaithwai Aoung Marma at Walton Plaza in Raozan of Chattogram.

BDT 10 lakh is being handed over to Chaithwai Aoung Marma at Walton Plaza in Raozan of Chattogram.

M Mahfuzur Rahman: Chaithwai Aoung Marma, a poultry farmer from Kawkhali Upazila of Rangamati, has become millionaire after he purchased a Walton refrigerator. Walton is providing the facilities to its customers under the ongoing ‘Digital Campaign Season-7.’ The Marma youth now intends to invest this money in expansion of his business.

On Saturday (July 4, 2020), a cheque of BDT 10 lakh was officially handed over to Chaithwai Aoung Marma at Walton Plaza in Raozan Upazila of Chattogram. Panel Mayor of Raozan poursava Jamir Uddin Parvez, Walton area manager Arif Moinuddin, Raozan plaza manager Khalilur Rahman and Rangamati plaza manager Tayebur Rahman were present on the occasion.

Walton is conducting the ‘Digital Campaign’ across the country to accelerate the initiative of building customer database for delivering online based swift and best after sales service. Under Season-7, a customers is likely to get Tk.1 million (10 lakh) through purchasing any model of fridge, washing machine or microwave oven from Walton plaza, distributor outlet and E-Plaza across the country. Besides, customers will get sure cash vouchers worth of maximum Tk 1 lakh. Customers will enjoy the benefits until Eid-ul-Azha.

Earlier, Wazed Ali, a tailor from Gazipur and Solaiman Haque, a towel vendor from Naogaon, have also become millionaires after purchasing Walton refrigerators.

Chaithwai Aoung Marma, hailed from Betbunia Suger Mill village, purchased a refrigerator worth of Tk.32,500 from the Raozan Plaza. He received a SMS in his mobile phone from Walton with the notification of getting Tk 10 lakh cash on registration of the fridge. Aoung, with his wife and two minor daughters, is living with earnings from his poultry farming.

Thanking Walton for providing such facilities for the customers, he said, ‘I’ve learnt about Walton's digital campaign through newspapers and television. Almost all of my friends and relatives have bought Walton refrigerators. I have heard from them that Walton refrigerators are high in quality but affordable in prices. We have been using a rice cooker of Walton and it's providing excellent service. For these reasons, I’ve bought the Walton refrigerator. But I’m totally surprised when got 10 lakh taka! I will spend some of this money in expansion of my business and the rest will be deposited for daughters.’

Walton has over 150 models of frost, non-frost refrigerators, freezers and beverage coolers in the local market with price range from Tk.10,990 to Tk.69,900. Walton refrigerators received several standard certifications at national and international level including BSTI’s ‘Five Star’ energy rating, ISO, OHSAS, EMC, CB, ROHS, SASO, ESMA, ECHA, G-Mark, E-Mark etc. Walton made refrigerators are being exported to different countries.

Shahiduzzaman Rana, product manager of Walton fridge, said, “This is the first time in Bangladesh that Walton has started marketing freezers with Cool Pack. Walton added this special feature for customers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.

Walton provides a one-year replacement facility for fridges along with 12-year guarantee for compressors. There are 74 service centers across the country to provide fast and best after-sales service.