By Jel Santos
Two consolation prize winners of Ultra Lotto 6/58 won over P200, 000 each during Tuesday night’s draw, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) bared.
The winning combination of Ultra Lotto 6/58 was 18 – 05 – 43 – 11 – 58 – 44. It had a total jackpot of P49, 500, 000.
The consolation prize winners were able to correctly guess five digits of the winning combination, a digit short from bagging the whopping jackpot. They won a total of P238, 240.
The winnings of the consolation prize winners will be subjected to 20 percent tax in accordance with the TRAIN Law.
As such, nobody was lucky enough to bag the over P40 million jackpot of Super Lotto 6/49. Its winning combination was 09 – 37 – 44 – 30 – 12 – 48.
PCSO, meanwhile, said four Super Lotto bettors will get P70, 000 each, which will also be subjected to 20 percent tax.
All lotto draws are being aired live every 9 p.m. at PTV 4. Lotto 6/42 draw is every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday; Super Lotto 6/49 draw is every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday; Mega Lotto 6/45 is every Monday, Wednesday and Friday; Grand Lotto 6/55 draw is every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday; and Ultra Lotto 6/58 draw is every Tuesday Friday and Sunday.
For more information on PCSO games, products and services, the public may visit the PCSO website at www.pcso.gov.ph, and PCSO Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pcsooffcialsocialmedia, and YOUTUBE PCSO GOV.