2 bettors split P300M lotto jackpot

Posted at 09/12/12 9:32 PM

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) – Two lucky bettors will split the Grand Lotto jackpot reaching nearly P300 million.

The winning numbers for Wednesday’s draw are: 25-52-26-5-49-17.

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office's (PCSO) 6/55 Grand Lotto jackpot reached P299,897,496.

PCSO central operation manager Arnel Casas said the bettors should claim the jackpot price at PCSO’s main office located at the PICC in Manila.

The winners should bring a valid ID bearing their photo and signature.

They should also embed their signatures at the back of their respective tickets.

The pot money will be equally split into two, amounting to P149,948,748.00 each.

Casas also said Wednesday’s jackpot prize is the 2nd highest pot won this year.

PCSO Chairwoman Margarita "Margie" Juico earlier said the chance of winning the jackpot is 1 in 18 million.