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$1,000,000Formule groupe in Montréal: Guaranteed prize won in the Lotto 6/49 draw!

$1,000,000Formule groupe in Montréal: Guaranteed prize won in the Lotto 6/49 draw!

Montréal, September 23, 2020 – Lady Luck smiled on a group of Montrealers in the August 1, 2020, Lotto 6/49 draw. They won $1,000,000 with a Formule groupe ticket purchased in a brand new convenience store! At this writing, nine of the ten $100,000 shares had been claimed.

 

In summary

  • Lottery: Lotto 6/49 (Formule groupe)
  • Prize: $1,000,000
  • Category: Guaranteed prize
  • Draw date: August 1, 2020
  • Winners’ place of residence: Montreal
  • Retailer: Dépanneur Chez Laurie (2935 Rue Fleury Est, Montréal)
  • The retailer will receive a 1% commission of $10,000.
  • Claim centre: Loto-Québec head office in Montreal

 

The winners are:

 

  • Wrolph Marco Alce
  • Dovel Antonio Abreu Garcia
  • Johnny Applewaithe
  • Mania Beauvais
  • Charles Desloges
  • Jacques Lalande
  • Franca Merulla
  • Nadette Senadain
  • Denis Tardif

 

Plans

The winners had lots of plans for the proceeds of their cheques, including getting ready for retirement, treating their loved-ones and purchasing a duplex.

 

COVID-19: How to claim your prize

As part of the collective effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health and safety of its customers and employees, Loto-Québec temporarily suspended in-person prize claims at its prize claim offices on March 18. Winners of prizes of $10,000 or more who have a physical lottery ticket should contact Loto-Québec’s customer service team.

 

Please note: Owners of physical lottery tickets with an expiry date between March 17 and September 17, 2020, inclusively who’ve won a prize will have an additional six months to claim it. The payment terms for prizes won on lotoquebec.com remain the same.

 

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 September 21, 2020, Loto-Québec paid out 82 prizes of $1,000,000 or more to lottery winners. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 11 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries website.

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

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

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