MUSCAT: Following the recent launch of the 2015 Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme, Bank Sohar conducted its second weekly draw at its Quriyat branch.

It was won by Ilham Mohammed (minor), customer from the MBD branch.

The event also saw M S H from the Quriyat branch wining RO1,000 as a part of the newly introduced branch-specific weekly draw.

The prize draw event, which was held under the auspices of Sheikh Said Juma al Ghuzaili, a member of the Shura Council, marked the beginning of the branch-wide tour wherein the bank will visit each of its 25 branches and privilege banking unit throughout the year to promote the Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme as well as conduct the weekly draw.

As part of the celebrations Bank Sohar will also conduct the newly introduced special RO1,000 weekly draw specifically for the branch in which the weekly draw will take place. Attending the event on behalf of the bank were Khamis Masoud al Rahbi, AGM of branches, Redha al Lawatia, head of retail liabilities and Said al Busafi, Quriyat branch manager.

The chief guest drew the names of the two winners wherein Mohammed and M S H, won the first RO5,000 weekly draw and RO1,000 branch-specific weekly draw respectively.

Commenting on the 2015 Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme and the weekly draw, R Narasimhan, DGM and head of retail banking at Bank Sohar said, “Our 2014 Al Mumayaz Savings Scheme was one of the greatest success stories of last year. Building on this success, this year we are taking things even further by offering more; more chances, more winners and more prizes with our hourly, weekly, monthly, half yearly, year end and the newly introduced special branch draws. This draw marks only the first in a year-long series of weekly draws that will see over 70 weekly winners.”