An expatriate Bangladeshi has won a lottery worth 3.5 million dirhams (Which is in Tk 98.17 million) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. He won the first raffle draw of the Big Ticket lottery on the occasion of the Christian New Year. From the report of Khaleej Times. That Bangladeshi won 3.5 million dirhams.
Mohammad Raiful is a resident of Al Ain area of Abu Dhabi and He is a pickup driver in a company there. He has been buying lottery tickets for 9 years. Raiful bought the ticket that he won online on December 10, last year. Ticket number is 043678. Twenty of his friends shared the money to buy the lottery. Now all friends will share the prize money together.
Raiful is the first Bangladeshi Bangladeshi Who won 3.5 million dirhams
Raffle draw organizers were initially unable to contact 39-year-old Raiful. He could not be reached despite several calls. Because he was driving at that time. At last they were able to tell him the news of winning the prize. Bangladeshi won 3.5 million dirhams.
Raiful said, “I have been in the United Arab Emirates for 12 years. I couldn’t believe that I won. Feeling very excited and happy.’
A Bangladeshi Shamim Chowdhury Said. ” We are very happy one of our brother Mohammad Raiful won 3.5 million dirhams in lottery. We hope brother will invest this money in the country. And play a special role in creating employment. We wish him success and well-being.”
Khaleej Times asked Raiful what he would do with the prize money. In response, Raiful said that he could not have imagined that he would win the award. So no plans have made for this reason. Raiful is the first Bangladeshi who won this lottery. Bangladeshi won 3.5 million dirhams.
The price of this lottery ticket called ‘Big Ticket Millionaire’ is 500 dirhams. Sasri tickets can be purchased online from the Big Ticket website. Or from counters at Abu Dhabi International Airport and Al Ain Airport.