Rizal Lotto Player Wins P33.5 Million Mega Lotto 6/45 Jackpot

A fortunate bettor from Rodriguez, Rizal has become an instant multi-millionaire after winning the jackpot in the Mega Lotto 6/45 draw on Wednesday night. The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced that the winning ticket, purchased from a lotto outlet located in a subdivision, had the lucky combination of 07-40-25-08-30-39, earning the winner a staggering prize of P33,595,070.80.

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The PCSO further disclosed that in addition to the grand prize winner, 23 other bettors managed to guess five out of the six winning numbers. Each of these bettors received a consolation prize of P32,000, demonstrating that luck was on the side of many participants in this particular draw.

As per the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law, lotto winnings exceeding P10,000 are subject to a 20 percent tax. Consequently, the lucky jackpot winner will take home a net amount after the tax deduction. This legislation aims to provide additional revenue for the government, contributing to various social and infrastructure programs.

The Mega Lotto 6/45 is a popular game among Filipino lotto enthusiasts, drawn three times a week—every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Participants are required to choose six numbers from 1 to 45. To win the jackpot, all six selected numbers must match the drawn combination. The relatively affordable ticket price and the substantial jackpot amounts make it a favorite among many hopefuls.

This recent win is another testament to the life-changing potential of the lottery. Stories like these inspire countless Filipinos to try their luck, dreaming of a similar windfall that could transform their lives. The PCSO, apart from running lottery games, also channels a significant portion of the proceeds to charity, healthcare, and other public services, ensuring that every ticket purchased contributes to the greater good.

For the residents of Rodriguez, Rizal, the win is a cause for celebration, highlighting the town in the list of places where significant lottery victories have occurred. The news has undoubtedly sparked excitement and hope among local bettors, who now see a tangible example of fortune striking close to home.

As the new millionaire revels in their unexpected wealth, the community and other lotto hopefuls eagerly await the next draw, each ticket-holding the promise of dreams realized. The PCSO continues to remind players to play responsibly and enjoy the game as a form of entertainment while hoping for that life-altering moment when luck finally strikes.

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