Mobile phone operator Robi has signed an agreement with Bangladesh Power development Board (BPDB) and its technical partner AplombTech BD to run a pilot project in Comilla.
This pilot project will allow BPDB customers to recharge their smart/prepaid meters from RobiCash point logo signed agent points,said a media release today.
The learning from the pilot project will help BPDB to roll out prepaid meter service for its customers.
BPDB's Senior System Analyst, Ratan Kumar Paul, Robi's Vice President, Digital Services, Dewan Nazmul Hasan and AplomTech's CEO Md. Sayfullah signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organizations.
Robi has already emerged as the leader in providing the Bill Payment Service for the clients of BPDB in all the six billing regions Chittagong, Rajshahi, Mymensingh, Comilla, Sylhet, and Rangpur). Besides, it is also providing bill payment service for the clients of Dhaka and Chittagong WASA and DESCO.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)