“It couldn’t have been a better holiday for me to hear the news of my win! We all are very excited and my colleagues and I can’t wait to meet up with the Dubai Duty Free team!” she said.
Mr. Ehab Abussaffaqa, a 42 year old Jordan national based in Amman, became the latest $1 million winner in Millennium Millionaire in Series 384 with ticket number 3032, which he purchased online on 24th February.
Hamdi secured his multimillion win by changing his final number from 48 to 47. "Today the UAE is my home and I’m prosperous beyond imagination," he says.
44-year-old Jocelyn explains the timeliness of her windfall: “This is an early gift for Christmas and my birthday this month! Moreover, this money will cover flight tickets for our trip to the Philippines next year to see our daughter graduate elementary school,” she said.
The lucky winners took home Dhs100,000 each after matching four out of the five winning numbers which were (2, 5, 19, 44, 48). Additionally, 1,015 participants matched three out of five numbers and bagged the third prize of Dhs350 each.
The 53rd draw saw 26 winners share the Dhs1,000,000 second prize, taking home Dhs38,462 each. The top prize of Dhs10,000,000 is still up for grabs in the upcoming Grand Draw on Dec.4, 2021 at
Mrs Pillay’s husband, Mahesh, bought the winning ticket under her name and split the ticket cost with his 10 Indian, 1 Lebanese and 1 Filipino colleagues from Rais Hassan Saadi, a shipping and freight company in Dubai.
A Saudi Arabian and an Australian national became the latest millionaires after the Dubai Duty Free conducted the draw for Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire and Finest Surprise promotion on Wednesday.
"Becoming a millionaire on the eve of my birthday feels wonderful and surprising. This is undoubtedly the best birthday gift I’ve ever received in my entire life," said Raja.