Attingal: Lady luck once again reaches a Malayalee as an Attingal native won the first prize of Dubai lottery of 15 million dirhams. The lucky man was identified as Sharath (34), son of Purushothaman and Geetha. Sharath won Rs 28.65 crores in Indian money.
Sharath is working as a technician in Dubai for 11 years. He had visited home 6 months ago. Sharath is a frequent buyer of lottery and had won Rs 5000 in Kerala.
Bumper prize was won for one of the 3 tickets that he bought via online. One ticket costs 500 dirhams.
Brothers of Sharath are in Abu Dhabi. His wife is Karthika and he has a one-yearold daughter.