Lone bettor from Manila City wins P5.94-M Lotto 6/42 jackpot prize

A solo winner from Manila City in Metro Manila bagged the P5.94-million Lotto 6/42 jackpot prize, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced on Sunday, Aug. 29.

(PCSO Facebook page)

In a Facebook post, PCSO said that the winning ticket was bought in the City of Manila in the National Capital Region (NCR).

The winning combination was 21-25-41-02-17-29.

A total jackpot prize of P5,940,000 for the regular Lotto 6/42 was drawn on Saturday, Aug. 28.

The 6/42 regular lotto is drawn every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.

PCSO said prizes above P10,000.00 are subject to a 20-percent deduction pursuant to the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Act.

Citing Republic Act No. 1169 or the PCSO Charter, it said “prizes not claimed by the public within one year from date of draw shall be considered forfeited.”

Meanwhile, PCSO announced that there was no winner for the Grand Lotto 6/55 with a jackpot prize of P114,692,024.80. The winning combination 46-40-33-29-47-25