Abu Dhabi: A 36-year-old Indian man won US $ 1 million at the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire Raffle on Wednesday held in Hall B at Dubai International Airport.
Ganesh Shinde, an Indian national from Thane, became the winner of US $ 1 million with ticket number 0207 in the Millennium Millennium Millionaire Series 363.
Ganesh is currently on vacation awaiting deployment to Brazil where he works.
âIt’s such a great opportunity. I am very happy and grateful for Dubai Duty Free, âhe told the Khaleej Times.
Shinde is the 181st Indian to earn $ 1 million since the Millionaire Promotion began in 1999. Indian nationals constitute the largest number of Millennium Millennium Ticket buyers at Dubai Duty Free.
Justin French, a 52-year-old Australian national based in Dubai, became the winner of the Range Rover Sport HSE Dynamic 5.0 (Silicon Silver) car with ticket number 0222 in the Finest Surprise 1778 series, which he purchased online 2nd of July.
Abu Dhabi-based 30-year-old Nepalese Rohit Mote won a BMW R nineT Scrambler (Black Storm Metallic / Racing Red) motorcycle with ticket number 0575 in Finest Surprise Series 461, which he purchased online on July 1 .