MANILA, Philippines – Solo bettor won the jackpot prize of Php 12.2 million on Monday’s lotto draw, March 6, 2023.
The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said the lucky winner bagged the Php 12,171,239.80 jackpot prize of the Mega Lotto 6/45 draw. The bettor guessed the winning combination 26-43-11-18-05-45.
SEE ALSO: PCSO Lotto Result March 6, 2023 6/55, 6/45, 4D, Swertres, EZ2
All jackpot prizes must be claimed at the PCSO main office in Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City.
Winner must write his/her name and signature on the back of the winning ticket and present two government-issued identification cards or documents.
He/she has one year from the date of the draw to claim the prize, as specified in Republic Act 1169, the law on PCSO lotteries.
As provided under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion law, lotto winnings of more than P10,000 shall be subject to a 20% tax.
The selling agent will get a prize commission of 1 percent of the jackpot prize without exceeding PHP1 million.
19 others won Php 32,000 each for guessing five out of the six winning digits, while 1,204 will get Php 1,000 each for four correct digits and 20,679 will settle for Php 30 each for three correct digits.
The Mega Lotto was last won on February 27, 2023 by two bettors who bought the winning ticket from a lotto outlet/s in San Pablo City, Laguna.
The 6/45 Mega Lotto is drawn every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Other PCSO lotto jackpot winners for 2023
|Lotto Game||Draw Date||Location||Jackpot Prize (Php)|
|Super Lotto 6/49||March 2, 2023||Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental||18.8 million|
|Lotto 6/42||February 28, 2023||Sampaloc, Manila||50.8 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||February 27, 2023||Novaliches, Quezon City||75.2 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||February 27, 2023||San Pablo City, Laguna||11.6 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||February 20, 2023||Angeles City, Pampanga||37.3 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||February 19, 2023||Lavezares, Northern Samar||63.2 million|
|Lotto 6/42||February 2, 2023||Tumauini, Isabela||5.9 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||February 1, 2023||La Carlota City, Negros Occidental and Pinagkaisahan, Makati City||73.5 million|
|Lotto 6/42||January 31, 2023||Pateros, Metro Manila||25.9 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||January 21, 2023||Ibaan, Batangas||29.7 million|
|Ultra Lotto 6/58||January 20, 2023||Iloilo City, Iloilo||49.5 million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||January 19, 2023||Manila||79.2 million|
|Lotto 6/42||January 17, 2023||Davao City, Davao del Sur||35.3 million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||January 7, 2023||Calamba City, Laguna and Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental||142.6 million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||January 2, 2023||Merville, Parañaque City||19.5 million|
PCSO General Manager Melquiades Robles urged the public to support the agency’s gaming products in order to raise additional revenue for health initiatives, medical services, and other national charities.
One of its key programs is the Medical Access Program (MAP), which is designed to augment the medical needs of Filipinos nationwide, particularly hospital confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis, and post-transplant medicines.
The program is funded by revenues from PCSO games nationwide.
— The Summit Express