MANILA, Philippines – Solo bettor became an instant multi-millionaire after winning more than Php 100 million from the Ultra Lotto 6/58 draw on Tuesday, March 7, 2023.
The lone winner, who bought the winning ticket at a lotto outlet in Pulilan, Bulacan, hit the winning combination 56-41-11-48-54-58 of the Ultra Lotto 6/58 of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) with a total jackpot prize of Php 109,630,146.00.
SEE ALSO: PCSO Lotto Result March 7, 2023 6/58, 6/49, 6/42, 6D, Swertres, EZ2
The selling agent will get a prize commission of 1 percent of the jackpot prize without exceeding PHP1 million.
As provided in the TRAIN law, lotto winnings of more than PHP10,000 shall be subject to a 20-percent final tax. Once the jackpot is claimed by the winner, it would be less 20 percent.
Three (3) others won Php 120,000 each for guessing five out of the six winning digits, while 280 will get Php 2,000 each for four correct digits and 8,841 will settle for Php 100 each for three correct digits.
The 6/58 is drawn every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. To join, one must select 6 numbers from 1 to 58 or play Lucky Pick for randomly generated numbers. Each bet costs P20.
The Ultra Lotto was last won on January 20, 2023 by lone winner who bought ticket at a lotto outlet in Iloilo City, Iloilo.
In the history of lotto in the country, the jackpot of Php 1.18-billion for Ultra Lotto, which was won by two lucky bettors in October 2018, was the biggest so far.
Other lotto jackpot winners this year
|Lotto Game||Draw Date||Location||Jackpot Prize (Php)|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||March 6, 2023||Bayugan, Agusan del Sur||12.2 million|
|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||25.5 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