Kerala housewife hits Rs 6.5 crore-jackpot in Dubai
Dubai: While purchasing a lucky draw ticket from Dubai airport on her return to Kerala, Shanti never thought this is going to fetch her a huge fortune.
Shanti and her husband Achuthankutty took two tickets of Dubai Duty Free Millennium Millionaire promotion when returning to Kerala last month. Shanti hit the jackpot of Rs 6.5 crore in the lucky draw held this week.
Before moving to Kerala, Thrissur-native Shanti had been staying with her businessman husband in Dubai. However, the couple used to visit Dubai often for business needs.
Asked what she intend to do with the money, Shanti said she will set aside a substantial amount to support some cancer-affected children in Chennai. Shanti also has in mind a world tour with family.
Shanti Achuthankutty has two daughters. Her elder daughter works as digital media manager at a private firm in Dubai and another daughter is doing house surgency in Kochi.