Grand Lotto winner claims P741-M jackpot prize

A 60-year-old balikbayan claimed the P741-million jackpot prize of the Grand Lotto today in Pasay, reports

A "simple-looking" man according to Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) Chairperson Margie Juico, he was on a "sentimental journey" to the Philippines from New York. Juico said the man claimed the check with his brother-in-law and nephew at the PCSO head office in Pasay.

On December 7, an 82-year-old woman tried but failed to claim the prize without the winning ticket. She said it was with her grandchild, whom she allegedly has not seen recently, reports

The winning lotto combination was announced on November 29.

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