The painter acknowledged he purchased two tickets for Rs 1,000 from a lottery stall scheme Nangal bus stand while he turned into getting back from PGIMER, Chandigarh, where he had visited for a clinical take a look at up of his son.
Up as much as now:November 10, 2019, 9: 59 PM IST
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Chandigarh: A painter from a village in Himachal Pradesh’s Una district has hit the jackpot, winning Rs 2.5-crore lottery prize.
The Punjab Advise Maa Lakshmi Diwali-Pooja Bumper-2019 illuminated the lifetime of Sanjeev Kumar, a resident of Chururu village in Una district. The father of a lady and a boy, Kumar acknowledged he works as a painter, plumber and electrician.
He acknowledged he purchased two tickets for Rs 1,000 from a lottery stall scheme Nangal bus stand while he turned into getting back from PGIMER, Chandigarh, where he had visited for a clinical take a look at up of his son.
And one among them hit the jackpot.
The only real real bread winner in his household, Kumar is hopeful that the prize cash would assign away with his financial complications, an legit assertion quoting him acknowledged here on Sunday.
Talking about his future plans, the fortunate winner acknowledged he would use the cash for the evaluate of his two youngsters.
Kumar has submitted the paperwork with Punjab Advise Lotteries Department of the relate authorities to relate the prize cash. The Lotteries Department officers assured him to initiate of the
prize cash on the earliest, according to the assertion.
The plot of the lottery turned into held in Ludhiana on November 1.
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