Dubai: An Indian expat named Jaya Krishnan has won $1 million in Dubai Duty Free’s Millennium Millionaire Series 407 draw. The draw was held in Concourse B, Terminal 3 at Dubai International Airport.
Jaya Krishnan hailing from Kerala works as an operations manager for IntegralTech Networks LLC in Deira. He purchased the winning ticket on November 8 at the airport while on his way to London with his wife.
Anand who hails from Mumbai is the 200th Indian national to have won $1 million since the start of the Millennium Millionaire promotion in 1999. Indian nationals make up the highest number of Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire ticket buyers.
Following the Millennium Millionaire draw, the Finest Surprise draw was conducted for 2 luxury vehicles. Rainer Bothern, who is based in Germany, won a Mercedes Benz G 63 (Travertine Beige Metallic) car with ticket number 0233 in Finest Surprise Series 1823, which he purchased online on November 11. Lastly, Vitaly Kariy, a Russian national based in Dubai, won a BMW R nineT Pure (Granite Grey) motorbike with ticket number 0824 in Finest Surprise Series 522, which he purchased online on November 14.