NEGROS ORIENTAL – A lone bettor from Bacong, Negros Oriental won the 6/45 Mega Lotto jackpot prize of P12.3 million on Friday’s lottery draw, according to the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO).
PCSO general manager Royina Garma said the winner bagged the P12,365,695.20 jackpot prize of the Mega Lotto Draw by guessing the correct winning combination – 18-19-04-13-29-06.
Garma said 52 bettors who guessed five out of the six-digit winning combination — 18-19-04-13-29-06 — won second prize and will receive PHP32,000 each.
The Mega Lotto 6/45 draw is held every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
The bettor is advised to present the winning ticket and two valid identification cards to claim her/his check at the PCSO’s main office in Mandaluyong City.
Garma urged the public to patronize PCSO games to generate more funds to assist more Filipinos.
The PCSO serves as the principal government agency to raise and provide funds for health programs, medical assistance and services, and national charities.
Megalotto 6/45 give players three chances per week to become millionaire, every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
The Initial Jackpot Prize (IJP) for Megalotto 6/45 is P8,910,000.00 (net of agent’s prize commission). If no one wins the jackpot in a particular MegaLotto 6/45 draw, the prize amount is carried forward into the next MegaLotto 6/45 draw.
If there is more than one jackpot winner, the Jackpot prize will then be divided equally among all the winners. – BusinessNews.ph