Presenting ‘Banglalink Next Tuber’ – first of its kind Digital Reality Show in Bangladesh

Mark your way to glory

Dhaka, 18 September, 2017: Banglalink, one of the leading digital communications service providers in Bangladesh has launched a grand initiative, ‘Banglalink Next Tuber’ to groom & raise the new generation of video content creators of Bangladesh, and inspire them to reach their ambition. This is a talent hunt contest on video content – an initiative unlike anyone had done before in Bangladesh.

Banglalink Next Tuber’ is an innovative, first-of-its-kind reality show based on digital platforms that will feature the best user-generated video contents in YouTube. The aim is to select the best video content from a sea of existing content creators as well as encourage the new generation to break into the online space as emerging talents. From rigorous selection process, expert grooming and fierce competition will emerge a winner with the opportunity to become Banglalink’s Digital Ambassador, train at the Google Singapore HQ and an attractive cash prize money and so on. First and second runners-up will get cash rewards as well. The top 3 will also get the opportunity to produce exclusive contents for Banglalink’s digital services.

Any Bangladeshi, fulfilling the terms and conditions given in the website can participate in the contest. To participate in this grand competition, one has to upload a video in YouTube and submit the link of the video’s URL as entries for selection at the “Banglalink Next Tuber” website: The tenure of the registration is from September 18- October 2, 2017.

Sanjay Vaghasia, Chief Digital Officer, Banglalink said, “Banglalink is proud and excited to present a one-of-a-kind initiative combining digital entertainment and entrepreneurship, in the search for the next generation of digital performers. This outstanding initiative will also showcase and complement the best capabilities that 4G internet has to offer. It is one of those initiatives that we are taking as we continue to transform to a digital service provider and help reducing digital divide.

Banglalink has a glorious history of transforming lives through technology and has always been in the forefront of bringing ground breaking initiatives to the customers. Digital life is the next frontier. Individuals now have their entire world in the palm of their hands with a smartphone and reliable internet. Entertainment on-the-go is the next step and with 4G, it will follow wherever one chooses to go. “Banglalink Next Tuber” harnesses the power of digital world and breaks into the next level of infotainment, viral and streamed content unique to Bangladesh.

Media partners for this competition are NTV and Radio Foorti.