KUALA LUMPUR: A retiree in Malacca has hit the RM17.7mil jackpot Mega Toto 6/52 lotto game.
He said he liked the winning set of numbers 10, 11, 12, 15, 23 and 29 and had been betting on the numbers continuously for two years.
“I never stopped buying the numbers as I was afraid they might be drawn the very one time I miss betting on them,” he said in a press statement released by Sports Toto Malaysia Friday.
He found out about his winning from a daily the next morning after Tuesday's special draw.
The numbers was drawn as the first prize of Mega Toto 6/52 (Draw no: 350/11) for a total sum of RM17,685,487.80.
Accompanied by family members, the winner was calm when the multi-million cheque was handed to him at the Sports Toto head office.
Sports Toto said two more multi-million jackpots exceeding RM45mil and RM17mil from Supreme Toto 6/58 and Power Toto 6/55 lotto games, respectively are up for grabs. - theStarOnline