It is indeed a lucky start of the year for our gaming public as another Lotto millionaire was declared in just a span of 10 days – seventh millionaire for this year.

“It is a first of its kind in a span of 10 days. Our lucky millionaire guessed the correct combination of 19-01-25-43-18-39, taking home the jackpot prize of P63,810,688, in the Mega Lotto 6/45 draw,” announced Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) General Manager Alexander Balutan as he described the phenomenon of the agency’s lotto games this month.

The winning ticket was purchased at PCSO’s lotto outlet in Gaisano Grand Mall-Talamban, Gov. Cuenco Ave., Sitio Nasipit, Brgy. Talamban, Cebu City owned by Dara Acusar.

Of the seven jackpot winners, two hit the jackpot prize from the Ultra Lotto 6/58; two from Lotto 6/42; and one from Super Lotto 6/49 and Grand Lotto 6/55, and just recently from the Mega Lotto 6/45 draw.

The chances of winning in the lotto draws are one in 5,245,786 for Lotto 6/42; one in 8,145,060 for Mega Lotto 6/45; one in 13,983,816 for Super Lotto 6/49; one in 28,989,675 for Grand Lotto 6/55; and 1 in 40,475,358 for Ultra Lotto 6/58.

“We have just given close to half a billion jackpot prizes for seven Lotto games this January amounting to P490,359,761,” Balutan said.

On Monday, a lone winner took home the P239.2 million for the Grand Lotto 6/55 from the Lotto outlet managed by the Lucky Circle Corporation located at the Lower Ground Floor of SM City Cebu.

On January 15, another winner took home the Lotto 6/42 jackpot prize of P48,204,764. The ticket was purchased in a lotto outlet in Sampaloc, Manila owned by Anthony Young.

On January 18, a winner guessed all six numbers for the jackpot prize of P49,500,000 of the Ultra Lotto 6/58 draw The ticket was purchased from a lotto outlet owned by Rebecca Reyes in Novaliches, Quezon City.

On January 19, another lucky winner took home the P5,940,000 jackpot prize of the Lotto 6/42 draw. Ticket was purchased at Panabo City, Davao del Norte.

And on Jan 20, a lucky winner hit the jackpot of the Super Lotto 6/49 with the jackpot prize amounting to P25,226,907. Ticket was purchased from a Lotto outlet in SSS Village, Concepcion Dos, Marikina City owned by Juvy Deligero. – PCSO PR