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Pakistani national wins $1m in Dubai

Mohammad Akbar Khan is Dh3.6m richer after winning Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw

Staff Report
17:21 January 9, 2018

Dubai: A resident from Pakistan has just made himself Dh3.6 million richer after hitting the jackpot in the latest draw in Dubai.

Muhammad Akbar Khan from Islamabad was declared the winner of US$1 million on Tuesday at the Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire draw.

Khan is the holder of the lucky ticket number 1915. Organisers of the draw, however, have yet to contact the winner, so no further details about him have been released yet.

Two other residents also got lucky after winning one luxury car and a motorbike.

Tsubasa Mizogami, a Japanese national from Hanoi, Vietnam won the BMW i8 Crystal White Pearl car in Series 1674 with ticket no. 0549. While Clara Lasrado, an Indian national based in Dubai with ticket no. 0789 won the first motorbike BMW S 1000 XR Ocean Blue.

Lasrado had bought a Dubai Duty Free raffle ticket for the second time on her way to India for holiday.

“It was an unexpected call and I was really surprised. Big thank you Dubai Duty Free.”

The second motorbike winner is Dmitri, a Russian national from St. Peterburg with ticket no. 0157. He won a BMW R 1200 RS Frozen Bronze Black.