Nabil Bank signed an agreement with Play for Deprived Children Nepal (PDCN) on April 29 and became the banking partner of Nepal Basketball League to encourage the engagement of youths in sports, especially basketball. Anil Keshary Shah, CEO of the Bank and Arun Karki, Chairman of Play for Deprived Children Nepal, signed the agreement at an event organised at the Nepal Police Training Camp, Maharajgunj along with the captains of the National Team, Sadina Shrestha and Sadhish Pradhan.
Nepal Basketball League started from 28 April and will conclude on 22 July. The tournament will be held for 55 days and winners of the tournament will be awarded cash prize of Rs. 2 lakhs, Rs. 1 lakh and Rs. 50,000 respectively.