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After returning to UAE from vacation, expat wins AED12 million from Big Ticket draw


A UAE-based expatriate who just arrived in the UAE from his vacation has bagged the AED12 million prize pot from the recently-concluded Big Ticket draw. 

Pakistani national Rashid Ahmed is winning ticket number 037909 was purchased after returning to the UAE from his vacation to see his family in Pakistan.  

According to him, he will spend money in settling his debts, and funding the tuition fees of his five children who are studying master’s and bachelor’s degrees. 

On the other hand, Indian national Sajikumar Sukumaran won AED 1 million with a ticket number of 217852. 

A Filipina resident in Abu Dhabi Sharon Cabello, won her dream car, a BMW Series 20.

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