Single woman claims P94.2M lotto prize

Posted at 01/08/13 2:51 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- A 38-year-old woman won more than P90 million in the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) 6/55 Grand Lotto draw last January 5.

PCSO General Manager Jose Ferdinand Rojas II said the single woman from Laguna claimed the P94,226,263.20 prize at the PCSO office Tuesday morning.

The lotto winner said she correctly guessed the winning numbers 55-38-13-28-41-39 via a lucky pick.

The woman said she will use the money for paying her debts and investing more in her sari-sari store.

She will also share the money with her siblings and other relatives, the bettor said. -- Report from Henry Atuelan, dzMM