Whirlpool Pitha Festival and Competition begins
Published : Thursday, 10 January, 2019 at 6:29 PM Count : 259
For the first time in Bangladesh, multi-brand electronics retail chain Best Electronics and Lobbi Rahman's Cooking Foundation has organized a Pitha (rice cake) Festival under the title of Whirlpool Pitha Uthshob. During this festival, a nationwide cooking competition will also take place, starting from January 16, said a press release.
On the occasion of this festival, a formal announcement ceremony was held at the Corporate Head Office of Best Electronics. Syed Asaduzzaman, Managing Director of Best Electronics, Lobbi Rahman, President of Lobbi Rahman’s Cooking Foundation, Ferdous Alam Mojumder, Chairman & Managing Director of Frontline Communications Ltd, Syed Tahmid Zaman Rashik, Syed Ashab Zaman Rafid, Directors of Best Electronics, and other high officials of the company were present on this occasion.
4 winners selected regionally during the audition round of the competition will participate in the Grand Finale in Dhaka which will be held on 2nd February, 2019.
Nationally, 3 Winners will be selected where the 1st Prize will be Tk 50,000, 2nd Prize Tk 30,000 and 3rd Prize Tk 20,000.
The judges panel of the competition will include eminent culinary expert Lobbi Rahman, Kalpana Rahman, Zebunnessa Begum, Dil Afroz Syeda, Nasrin Hossain, Nahid Sultana, Afroza Khanam Mukta, Rowshan Ara Begum, and internationally acclaimed chef Toni Khan.
The final round of the competition will be held on February 02 at RAOWA Convention Hall, Dhaka, and regionally the audition rounds of the competition will be held on 16th January at Mymensingh, 19th at Rangpur, 20th at Rajshahi, 21st at Jashore, 22nd at Khulna, 23rd at Barishal, 26th at Chattogram and 27th January at Sylhet.