A 30-year-old soldier has claimed the P98.6 -million jackpot prize in the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office’s (PCSO) Mega Lotto 6/45 draw.
According to the office of lawyer Jose Ferdinand Rojas 2nd, PCSO acting chairman and general manager, the lone winner is a member of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (PAF) who is based in Manila.
The winner only bet P40 to bag the jackpot prize.
He has been betting in lotto for six years and he got the winning combination through manual pick.
The winner plans to buy house and lot, save for his child’s future and deposit his winnings in the bank.
Rojas congratulated the winner as he handed the check to him at the PCSO head office in Mandaluyong City (Metro Manila) on Thursday.