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$1,000,000Strangers buy Lotto 6/49 group ticket and win big!

$1,000,000Strangers buy Lotto 6/49 group ticket and win big!

Montréal, August 22, 2019 — A retailer-created Formule groupe ticket won its holders $1,000,000 in the June 26 Lotto 6/49 draw. The winners came to claim their share of the prize separately. To date, 9 of the 10 shares have been claimed.

 

In summary

  • Lottery: Lotto 6/49
  • Prize: $1,000,000
  • Category: Guaranteed prize
  • Draw date: June 26, 2019
  • Winners’ place of residence: Montréal and Laval
  • Retailer: Boni-Soir (4510 Boulevard Saint-Charles, Pierrefonds)
  • The retailer will receive a $10,000 commission, equal to 1% of the prize.
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec head office in Montréal

 

The winners who’ve claimed their share of the prize are:

  • Marvin Charles, from Montréal

  • Peggy Cloristin, from Montréal

  • Harvinder Singh Ghoman, from Montréal

  • Seble Haileselassie, from Montréal

  • Pasquale Lamonica, from Montréal

  • Claudette Leboeuf, from Montréal

  • Luis Armando Periche Marmol and Aida Simo De Periche, from Montréal

  • Elena Sandzharykova, from Laval

  • Nelson Salipe Viloria, from Montréal

 

About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. Between January 1 and August 20, 2019, Loto-Québec paid out 56 prizes of $1 million or more and turned 57 people into millionaires. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 15 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Winners of large prizes are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries site.

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Source:
Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Media and Public Affairs
Loto-Québec
514-499-5130
patrice.lavoie@loto-quebec.com
twitter.com/patricelavoie

Information:
Renaud Dugas
Senior Advisor, Media and Public Affairs
Loto-Québec
514-499-5208
renaud.dugas@loto-quebec.com

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