Dubai: One more person was added to the expats list who became rich in the blink of an eye. This time, fortune has come in search of Britty Markose, a native of Pathanamthitta Ranni. He won 1 cr DHS (more than Rs 20 cr) through Abu Dhabi big ticket jackpot. He has been working as a draftsman at a contracting company in Dubai.
“I have always taken the lottery ticket with expectations. But, getting such a huge amount is unbelievable. I couldn’t believe when the officials let me know about the prize. I was not able to find words to thank them”- said Britty Markose.
Britty said he hasn’t yet decided how to use the prize money and he is interested to start a business. The 9 of the 10 winners in the Abu Dhabi Big Ticket draw of lot on Saturday were Indians. 8 among them were Malayalis.