Dubai Duty Free Unveils 170th Million Dollar Millionaire




22 July 2014, UAE – Dubai Duty Free conducted the 170th Draw of its popular Millennium Millionaire Promotion and announced another lucky winner who can proudly call himself a dollar millionaire.


Mr. Anil Kumar, an Indian national living in Dubai received the surprise phone call from Dubai Duty Free informing him that his ticket no. 4951 in Series 170 was drawn earlier this morning in Concourse C, Dubai International Airport.


The fifty-two-year-old dollar millionaire was understandably in shock when he first heard about his win.


On being notified of the news, the lucky ticket holder said: “Needless to say how thrilled I am to win US$1 million. I feel fantastically lucky and rich now and can’t wait to meet the Dubai Duty Free team to convey my sincere thanks for the news.”


Following the draw, a presentation was made to a previous Millennium Millionaire winner, Mr. Behzod Ahmadjoniy, an Uzbek national who won his US$1 million in Series 169 with ticket no. 1454 a few weeks earlier.


Behzod was excited to join Dubai Duty Free team and witness the Millennium Millionaire draw and commented: “I am extremely lucky to have won the Millennium Millionaire promotion. This win will certainly change my life and I am delighted meet the team who made my dream come true”.


Dubai Duty Free conducted the Finest Surprise Draw directly after the Millennium Millionaire and announced two winners of the latest sports models of Jaguar and Porsche.


Mr.Karim Sleiman, a Lebanese national living in Dubai won a Jaguar XK 5.0 Coupe in Series 1567 with ticket no. 0202 while Mr. Matthaios Gerou, a Greek national from Elliniko, Greece won a Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe in Series 1570 with ticket no. 0034.


Finally, a Ducati Streetfighter 848 (Dark Stealth Black) in Series 238 with ticket no. 0462 was won by Mr. Oussama Ali Awada, a Lebanese national living in Kuwait, who is a regular ticket buyer in the promotion.


Speaking to Dubai Duty Free by phone, Mr. Awada said: “What a wonderful gift just one week before the Eid holidays! I’m thrilled to have finally won and look forward to visiting Dubai and receive the much-awaited prize”.


The Millennium Millionaire and Finest Surprise draw and presentation were conducted by Dubai Duty Free senior officials namely George Horan, President, Sinead El Sibai, Vice President – Marketing, Sean Staunton, Vice President – Operations and Nic Bruwer, Vice President – Human Resources.


In: News Asked By: [474 Blue Star Level]

Answer this Question

You must be Logged In to post an Answer.

Not a member yet? Sign Up Now »

Star Points Scale

Earn points for Asking and Answering Questions!

Grey Sta Levelr [1 - 25 Grey Star Level]
Green Star Level [26 - 50 Green Star Level]
Blue Star Level [51 - 500 Blue Star Level]
Orange Star Level [501 - 5000 Orange Star Level]
Red Star Level [5001 - 25000 Red Star Level]
Black Star Level [25001+ Black Star Level]