An Indian resident from Kerala has won the Dubai Duty Free (DDF) Millennium Millionaire and Finest Surprise at a draw held on Tuesday reported UAE national daily Khaleej Times.
A 25-year old Indian national, Dhaneesh Kotharamban, became one of the latest $1 million winners, in Series 266 with ticket number 4255. Kotharamban bought his first ever ticket in the million dollar promotion a few weeks ago while traveling to Kerala for a holiday. A resident of Dubai for a year and a half, he works as an electrician and was surprised upon receiving a call of a lifetime from DDF representative.
Speaking from Kerala, he commented, “I’ve never thought that I could win this big at such a young age! Thank God for this wonderful gift and thank you Dubai Duty Free!”
The second Millennium Millionaire winner of the day is Yazan Qaryouti, who won in Series 267 with ticket number 1090.