Kwong Wah Yit Poh | Nation | A6b
8 February 2017 | Wednesday
Kuala Lumpur, 7 February| At the Big Sweep Draw 2/17, drawn on 5 February 2017, the First Prize was won in Seremban, Negeri Sembilan.
Sometime last year, a major prize was won in Seremban too, but this time on top of the RM3 million First Prize, winning ticket 1843417 matched the Jackpot number 7 for an additional RM9 million. With a total prize money of RM12 million, the winner has become a millionaire overnight!
According to records, since 2013, Seremban had won 5 First Prizes, 2 Second Prizes; 1Third Prize and 1Sixth Prize plus Jackpot 2.Today’s windfall is many folds over than previous wins.
Pan Malaysian Sweeps Sdn Bhd issued a statement that the RM1 million Second Prize ticket, 3744450, was sold by a mobile ticket seller in Kuala Lumpur city centre. If you had bought tickets at one of the eateries in the city centre, do a quick check of the draw results. You may be the other millionaire winner!
The RM100,000 Third Prize ticket, 5804036, was sold in Balakong, Selangor. It is worth mentioning that the First, Second or Third prizes have the chance to win the Jackpot prize if they match the Jackpot number drawn. Jackpot prize starts at RM500,000 and if not won will snowball to the next draw. The accumulation is not capped and could very soon exceed the RM3 million First Prize.