Abu Dhabi: The 39-year-old United Arab Emirates (UAE) -based Indian engineer won the 12 million dirham (Rs 24,89,67,379) Grand Prize at the Big Ticket Abu Dhabi Weekly Lottery on Thursday, March 3, 2022. Was awarded.
The winner of the lottery, Mohammed Sameer Alan, won the mega prize after the ticket number 273166 was chosen in the lucky draw.
Originally from Uttar Pradesh and formerly a farmer in India, Samer said he would invest some of his money in farming in Uttar Pradesh, India.
“I have a big family. My dad was a rickshaw driver. He raised us with the income from driving a rickshaw. We weren’t doing well financially. I came to Dubai in February 2004 in search of a change of fate. I started with a rickshaw 600 (Rs 12,495) salary. Over the years I learned my skills I’m currently working as an automatic sliding door technician and earning Dh 3,300, “Khaleej Times quoted Sameer.
The other seven winners are also from India. Dirham 1 million second prize (Rs 2,07,39,522) is sent to Ajith Variyath, Periyasamy Visvanathan is Dirham 500,000 (Rs 1,03,68,495) third prize, Dirham 250,000 (Rs 51, 84,247) is Karinatt Going to Peethambaran Praneesh, Ajmal Shanavas won the 5th prize of Dirham 100,000 (Rs 20,73,113) and Sooraj Meethale Purayail won the 6th prize of Dirham 80,000 (Rs 16,58,429). Dirham 50,000 (Rs 10,36,601) went to Shamseer Mon.
Indian expatriate Shanidh Meethale Kottorantavida with ticket number 004898 won the Maserati Ghibli Hybrid Series 02 car in a weekly draw.
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