Some 1,063 prizes are being distributed to winners of the 6th Round Prize Linked Savings Program (PLS) in the 15 districts of the bank across the country.
From among the prize packages, which include apartments, automobiles, three-wheel vehicles, laptops, and smart phones, the top three winners are customers living in Addis Ababa (2) and Mekelle.
These winners and the remaining 1,060 customers living across the country have been collecting the prizes from their respective districts.
The prizes are reportedly distributed in the presence of officials of the districts, invited guests and family members of the winners.
The last 5 rounds of Prize Linked Savings Program have helped the bank to recruit about 2 million account holders annually and raise deposit to 364.9 billion birr from 122.2 billion birr 6 years ago.
The Prize Linked Savings Program of the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia is aimed at encouraging savings culture and enhancing deposit mobilization drive of the bank.