HNB Finance Avurudu digital games winners receive prizes | Sunday Observer

HNB Finance Avurudu digital games winners receive prizes

4 October, 2020
A winner receives her prize.
A winner receives her prize.

HNB Finance PLC, rewarded the winners of their interactive ‘Ape Gedara Avurudu’ digital portal, launched in celebration of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year, recently.

The Ape Gedara Avurudu platform was launched to lift the spirits of and give all Sri Lankans the opportunity to compete in traditional Avurudu folk games and rasa pena contests, while they were confined to their homes due to the pandemic-induced, country-wide lockdown.

The pandemic shed light on numerous spheres of society’s needs, particularly the need for rapid digital adoption.

HNB Finance Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Chaminda Prabhath said, “As an institution that possesses a firm track record of fearless innovation, we have designated this year as being crucial to our complete migration into a digital era.

We will continue to invest in initiatives such as this and refine our financial product and service portfolio in order to surpass customer expectations. “We have no doubt our new direction will elevate the speed, capacity and cost-effectiveness of our service delivery to support the dreams of millions across the country,” All participants had to compete on an interactive, vibrant interface with games such as Kotta Pora, Kanamutti Bideema, Lissana Gasa Nagima, Aliyata Aha Thabeema and a quiz program,” he said. The platform also provided an opportunity for users to sign up for a raffle draw, for which winners were randomly selected.

Winners were presented an array of gifts by the managers of HNB Finance branches.