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Jackpot worth a Whopping Amount Won by Indian Expat

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Published on July 14, 2023, 17:41:00


Jackpot, worth, a, Whopping Amount Won by Indian Expat

Ranjit was live-streaming the Big Ticket draw when the host announced his name. Renjith Venugopalan, 42, of Kerala won Dh10 million in the most recent Big Ticket Abu Dhabi draw on December 3, Gulf News reported.

Venugopalan, who has lived in Oman for the past 12 years and works as an accountant in a real estate company, will split the prize money with five of his Oman friends who contributed to the purchase of the ticket.

Venugopalan mentioned in a statement that it was only the second time he had purchased a ticket. "I still can't believe it. God is wonderful! This is the best way to end 2021 and start 2022 fresh," he said.

Venugopalan is a father of a five-year-old daughter. He stated that his first intention with the prize money is to use it to fund his daughter's education. He will also construct a home for his family in Kerala.

Big Ticket host and presenter Richard previously told Gulf News that the mega draw for the Dh25 million jackpot, will be announced on January 3, 2022."The goal is to bring in the New Year with a bang," he explained.

One Big Ticket costs Dh500, which includes VAT. Big Ticket is offering a free third ticket if you purchase two. Big Ticket will also run a 'buy two get one free' promotion on Dream Car tickets, with customers able to choose between the new Maserati Ghibli and the ever-popular Range Rover Sport. Participants can purchase the Big Ticket and Dream Car Ticket at their stores at Abu Dhabi International Airport, Al Ain Airport or online at the Big Ticket website.