A 65-year-old retiree from Pangasinan has bagged the P30.3-million jackpot prize in Grand Lotto 6/55 Draw of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO).
PCSO General Manager and lawyer Jose Ferdinand Rojas 2nd said the winner got the winning combination from his previous officemate.
He added that the winner has been betting in lotto for six years.
The winner claimed his prize at the National Lottery Agency in Mandaluyong City (Metro Manila) last September 25.
He only bet P140 to bag the winning combination 11-12-25-35-38-43.
The winner plans to donate to church, expand his sari-sari (variety) store and save for future needs.
RITCHIE A. HORARIO