The Loto de Noel jackpot was raffled in France. The winner of the prize of € 15 million was a resident of the Sart department in the north-west of the country. This was announced on December 25 on the website with the reports of the Tirage-gagnant lotteries.
According to the administration of the resource, this is the second largest prize in the history of the draws in this department. The title of “luckiest” still belongs to the EuroMillions lottery participant, who won € 42 million in 2010.
On December 22, it was reported that the prize pool of the traditional Spanish Christmas lottery El Gordo (“Fat Man”) amounted to € 2.380 billion. Tickets were raffled on Sunday. The winning combination of the main prize of € 4 million was published on the El Gordo website . In addition, prize winners of € 1.25 million, € 500 thousand and € 200 thousand became known.
Lucky tickets sold in the cities of Tarragona, Salamanca, Alicante, Murcia, Barcelona and Madrid.