The dream came true for Yasunobu Yamada. A 47-year-old Japanese national from Fukuoka, Japan, as his ticket number 2024 was drawn in Series 255. Yamada is the second Japanese to have won in Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire promotion. Yamada, who works as a manager for JTB Kyushu, bought five tickets for Series 255 on his way to Germany for a business trip.
Two new millionaires were announced at the latest Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw held on Tuesday at Dubai International Airport.
“It was my second trip to Dubai. I can not be happier that my second visit made me a millionaire”.
Also another lucky ticket holder, who will be claiming $1 million, is Santosh Vijayan. A 50-year-old Dubai-based Indian national. Who won in Series 256 with ticket number 3826. Vijayan is a father of two & has been living in Dubai for 27 years and works as an operations manager in Abu Dhabi.
When discuss about his plans on his winnings, he replied, “My children’s education is the top priority while I might look for some good investments too.”
“I’ll be turning 51 on November 11 and winning $1 million is the best early birthday gift anyone could ever wish for. Thank you Dubai Duty Free, you had made my day!”
The Finest Surprise joined in 1999 by the Millennium Millionaire which offers a one-in-5,000 chance to win US$1 million. This popular promotion has already created over 150 dollar millionaires where two winners have won twice!
Though every passenger arriving, departing or transiting through Dubai International Airport is welcome to enter the draw. Each draw have limit to only 5,000 tickets. A great chance that you can be the next Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire. Anyone can purchase Tickets online.
There are certain points you need to take care before buying the Ticket. Please check our other post regarding that.