MANILA, Philippines – Two bettors became instant multi-millionaires after winning the jackpot prize of Php 29.7 million in the Grand Lotto 6/55 draw on Monday, May 22, 2023, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced.
The lucky players guessed the winning combination of 28-32-12-09-18-50 for the exact prize of Php 29,700,000.00.
SEE ALSO: PCSO Lotto Result May 22, 2023 6/55, 6/45, 4D, Swertres, EZ2
Because of taxes, as provided by the TRAIN Law, lotto winnings are subject to 20 percent tax.
The lucky bettors must go to PCSO’s main office in Madaluyong City and present two IDs to collect his/her prize.
10 bettors settled for Php 100,000 for correctly guessing five numbers, 627 will get Php 1,500 for four numbers, and 14,534 will receive Php 60 each for three correct digits.
The Grand Lotto 6/55 was last won on May 6, 2023 by solo bettor who purchased ticket at a lotto outlet in San Pedro, Laguna.
The 6/55 is drawn every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.
Other lotto jackpot winners this year
|Lotto Game||Draw Date||Location||Jackpot Prize (Php)|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||May 12, 2023||Pavia, Iloilo||225.2 million|
|Lotto 6/42||May 11, 2023||Iloilo City, Iloilo||44.1 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||May 6, 2023||San Pedro, Laguna||55.4 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||April 27, 2023||Zamboanga City, Zamboanga del Sur||21.2 million|
|Lotto 6/42||April 18, 2023||Cebu City, Cebu and Cubao, Quezon City||82.1 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||April 13, 2023||Santiago, Agusan del Norte||28 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||March 29, 2023||Tondo, Manila||34.1 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||March 21, 2023||Pasay City, Metro Manila and San Mateo, Rizal||33.6 million|
|Ultra Lotto 6/58||March 12, 2023||Meycauayan, Bulacan||49.5 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||March 11, 2023||Davao City, Davao del Sur||29.7 million|
|Lotto 6/42||March 9, 2023||Mandaue City, Cebu||16.3 million|
|Ultra Lotto 6/58||March 7, 2023||Pulilan, Bulacan||109.6 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||March 6, 2023||Bayugan, Agusan del Sur||12.2 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||March 2, 2023||Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental||18.8 million|
|Lotto 6/42||February 28, 2023||Sampaloc, Manila||50.8 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||February 27, 2023||Novaliches, Quezon City||75.2 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||February 27, 2023||San Pablo City, Laguna||11.6 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||February 20, 2023||Angeles City, Pampanga||37.3 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||February 19, 2023||Lavezares, Northern Samar||63.2 million|
|Lotto 6/42||February 2, 2023||Tumauini, Isabela||5.9 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||February 1, 2023||La Carlota City, Negros Occidental and Pinagkaisahan, Makati City||73.5 million|
|Lotto 6/42||January 31, 2023||Pateros, Metro Manila||25.9 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||January 21, 2023||Ibaan, Batangas||29.7 million|
|Ultra Lotto 6/58||January 20, 2023||Iloilo City, Iloilo||49.5 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||January 19, 2023||Manila||79.2 million|
|Lotto 6/42||January 17, 2023||Davao City, Davao del Sur||35.3 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||January 7, 2023||Calamba City, Laguna and Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental||142.6 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||January 2, 2023||Merville, Parañaque City||19.5 million|
The PCSO urged the public to patronize their games to generate more funds to be used to assist Filipinos.
It serves as the principal government agency for raising and providing funds for health programs, medical assistance and services, and charities of national character.
One of its key programs is the Medical Access Program (MAP), which is designed to augment the medical needs of Filipinos nationwide, particularly hospital confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis, and post-transplant medicines.
The program is funded by revenues from PCSO games nationwide.
— The Summit Express