SMS and win up to $161,000 cash prizes from Batelco

March 19, 2014 9:45 am

Batelco, Bahrain’s leading Telecommunications Company is delighted to announce that its very popular SMS Challenge is back for 2014 with massive cash prizes. The Challenge which began on March 10 will run for 88 days until June 5. Throughout the competition period there will be numerous opportunities for customers to win cash prizes from $1000 daily prizes up to $50,000 for the Grand prize as part of the total prize fund of $161,000.

For this year, there will be 63 daily winners of $1000 cash prizes, 24 weekly winners of $2,000 cash prizes, (12 selected in a lucky draw and 12 to the top participants). At the end of the Challenge, one very lucky winner will walk away with the grand prize of $50,000 which will be announced on June 9.

Batelco’s customers can participate in this challenge by sending ‘B’ to 95555 to receive mobile content as well as quiz questions for every SMS sent. For each correct answer, the participants will be rewarded with 20 points, while incorrect or invalid answers will be rewarded 10 points. The cost of participation is 490 fils per SMS. Please visit for more information and for updated weekly winner announcements.

“We held the SMS Challenge campaign in 2013 which was extremely popular with our customers and we have been receiving many requests to repeat the competition,” said Batelco General Manager Consumer Division Muna Al Hashimi. “Make this a Spring of fun by taking part in Batelco’s amazing SMS Challenge with the chance to win great cash prizes,” he added.

For further information, please contact:
Batelco Public Relations Office
Fax: +97317611898