Kanikaram Rajasekhar, a 45-year-old Indian national based in Hyderebad, on Wednesday got the gift of his life when he was declared the latest winner of $1 million in Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw.
Sajeevan, who was made redundant due to the current pandemic, was understandably thrilled and couldn't contain his excitement to share the good news with his four colleagues and friends with whom he shared the ticket cost.
Shinde is a 36-year-old Indian national based in Thane. He is a regular participant in Dubai Duty Free’s promotion for the past two years.
Al Otaibi is the only second Kuwaiti national to have won $1 million since the start of the Millennium Millionaire promotion in 1999.
An American national based in California, USA was announced as the latest $1 million winner in the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire and Finest Surprise promotions at the draw held in Terminal 2 of Dubai International Airport.
Roland, who works as a delivery driver for a cake shop, knew that luck would shine his way one day. “I’ve been participating in the draw from day one and I never lost hope,” said the 38-year-old.
A Pakistani and a Belgian national have been added to the long list of dollar millionaire while five others won luxury vehicles as Dubai Duty Free conducted the latest draw on Wednesday.
156 players from 24 countries will compete this week for this prestigious title that has another player the privilege of a precious qualifying place for The Open, to be held at Royal St Georges Golf Club, Sandwich, Kent, England in a couple of week’s time, through the 2021 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open.
“I’ve been participating in the draw for a long time, and I’ve won Dhs35 many times,” said the 38-year-old. “When I got the email from Mahzooz, I was expecting another Dhs35. When I saw it was a million, I was shocked. I started screaming to my wife that we won, and I couldn’t sleep that whole night.”
Five lucky individuals have been added to the long list of dollar millionaire and luxury vehicle winners when Dubai Duty Free conducted the latest draw for Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire: and Finest Surprise promotion on Jan.20, at Terminal 2 of Dubai International Airport.