TWO bettors from Zambales and Cavite who joined the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) Super Lotto 6/49 and Mega Lotto 6/45 became instant millionaires after they correctly guessed the winning combinations.
PCSO General Manager Jose Ferdinand Rojas 2nd said the lucky bettor from Zambales bagged the Super Lotto jackpot prize of P82,316,564 after picking the winning combination 14-11-29-22-05-09, which was drawn on Tuesday night.
Aside from the jackpot winner, 93 other lotto players won the second prize of P12,720 after correctly guessing five numbers from the winning combination.
Meanwhile, a 68-year-old retiree claimed his P31,175,776 prize after hitting the Mega Lotto Jackpot last July 29.
According to Rojas, the winner is a resident of Cavite and got the winning combination 05-09-17-21-36-41 form lucky pick (computer generated).
The winner has been playing lotto for 10 years and he said he will share his winnings with his seven children and save for future needs.