Kazakhstani Hussain Eremeshev won $ 1 million (64 million rubles) in the Dubai Duty Free lottery, which is held in the city of Dubai (United Arab Emirates).
As reported on Wednesday, October 23, the Gulf News publication , Yeremeshev bought a winning ticket via the Internet. The organizers of the lottery said that so far they have not been able to contact him.
Also, Kamalasanan Nadar Vasu, an Indian businessman who has been living and working in the UAE for 35 years, won the lottery. He said that he intends to share his winnings with a friend who paid half the cost of the lottery ticket, which cost 1 thousand dirhams (17 thousand rubles).
Earlier in October, it was reported that the amount of unclaimed winnings of the all-Russian state lotteries was 2.8 billion rubles , such figures specifically for Izvestia were named by the ticket distribution operator Stoloto.