The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office announced on Tuesday, March 15, that the person who bought a lottery ticket in La Carlota City, Negros Occidental, has won P98.5 million.
The jackpot winner of the P98,551,582 Grand Lotto 6/55 entered the winning combination of 09-17-45-39-35-15, the PCSSO said.
The draw was held Monday night, March 14.
The bettor must present the winning ticket and two identification cards to claim the check at the PCSO main office in Mandaluyong City.
Prizes above P10,000 are subject to 20 percent tax.
Those not claimed by the public within a year from the date of the draw shall be considered forfeited, the PCSO added.
The name of the winner was withheld for security reasons.*