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According to the Virginia Lottery, Malcolm Meredith of Manassas, Virginia, purchased a lottery ticket for the May 20 Mega Millions drawing. According to an August 4 press release, shortly after the drawing, he showed his ticket to a person who told him he was not the winner. Meredith’s ticket matched the first five numbers of the Mega Millions drawing, not the Mega Ball number.
After several weeks, the victory was found
Meredith kept hopeful on the ticket and, weeks later, learned he had won. Meredith shows the ticket to the State Lottery’s Northern Virginia Customer Service Center in Woodbridge, Virginia, where she finds out she has won $1 million, which is Rs 7.93 crore in Indian currency. They were hoping and praying for victory.
One winner out of 12,607,306
The Virginia Lottery reported that Meredith used the Easy Pick option, which meant that the computer randomly selected her numbers. The winning number – for the then $131 million jackpot – was 33-40-59-60-69, with 22 Mega Ball numbers. According to the Virginia Lottery, the probability of matching the first five numbers of Mega Millions is one in 12,607,306.
18.7 billion won
Not long ago a UK couple won the biggest EuroMillions lottery jackpot. The prize was 184 million pounds (Rs 18.7 billion). He bought a second hand Volvo for £38,000. It was Joe and Jess Thwaite’s first purchase after winning the lottery prize. The Gloucestershire couple won the record-breaking jackpot of £184,262,899 on 10 May. Among them is 49-year-old Joe Thwaite Communications Sales Engineer, but quit his job after winning the jackpot.
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Joe Thwaite’s 44-year-old wife runs the salon and has two children. Joe said earlier that he doesn’t like cars. But he revealed his dream car, the Skoda Superb Estate. When the couple received this life-changing news, both had said that this victory would give them time to dream. His two kids have always talked about going to Hawaii. Jess says I don’t know why, but we can make that dream come true now. When we can make these things come true, every penny will be worth a lot just to see their faces. He broke the previous record of £ 170 million won by a British man. Let us tell you that this lottery runs in many countries including UK, Ireland and America.