On October 16th, one of the two ₱1.18-billion Ultra Lotto 6/58 winners claim the prize after able to borrow a money for fare.
The winner flew from Borongan City, Eastern Samar to Manila.
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Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) appointee representative Florante Solmerin disclosed to news media site that 'he is a family man. Genuinely from the majority.
He even needed to get cash for his passage and traveled via land'.
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Solmerin included that the new multi-tycoon likewise acquired cash for the toll of a relative that he brought with him to guarantee his prize. In the interim, the PCSO is sitting tight for the other victor to guarantee the other portion of the big stake.
Arnel Casas, PCSO delegate general director for gaming, disclosed to the news media site that the triumphant bettor purchased the ticket from recently opened SM City Legazpi in Legazpi City, Albay.