MANILA, Philippines – Second lotto winner this month! Solo bettor became an instant multi-millionaire after bagging Php 44.1 million from the Lotto 6/42 draw on Thursday, May 11, 2023, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced.
The lucky player hit the winning combination 36-07-19-26-08-01 with a total jackpot prize of Php 44,070,179.40.
SEE ALSO: PCSO Lotto Result May 11, 2023 6/49, 6/42, 6D, Swertres, EZ2
To claim the check, the lucky player must go to PCSO’s main office in Mandaluyong City and present the winning ticket and two ID cards.
The selling agent will get a prize commission of 1 percent of the jackpot prize without exceeding PHP1 million.
As provided in the TRAIN law, lotto winnings of more than PHP10,000 shall be subject to a 20-percent final tax. Once the jackpot is claimed by the winner, it would be less 20 percent.
Meanwhile, 66 other bettors guessed five out of the six two-digit winning combinations and won Php 24,000 each, the PCSO said.
About 2,723 bettors got Php 800 each for getting four of the winning combinations while 42,790 bettors won Php 20 each for guessing three right combinations.
Unclaimed prizes within a year shall be forfeited.
The Lotto 6/42 was last won on April 18, 2023 by two lucky bettors who bought the winning tickets from lotto outlet in Cebu City, Cebu and Cubao, Quezon City.
The 6/42 Regular Lotto is drawn every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Other lotto jackpot winners this year
|Lotto Game||Draw Date||Location||Jackpot Prize (Php)|
|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|
PCSO General Manager Melquiades Robles urged the public to support the agency’s gaming products in order to raise additional revenue for health initiatives, medical services, and other national charities.
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