Indian traveler can’t believe his luck after winning $1 million in Dubai airport

Prizes varied from money to luxurious cars. (Supplied/ Khaleej Times)

An Indian traveler won a grand prize of 3.6million AED ($1 million) in a draw held in Dubai on Tuesday.

J.I. Chacko, who works for a pharmaceuticals company in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, was the 278th winner, who won a cash prize in Dubai Duty Free’s Millennium Millionaire draw.

“I’ve been waiting for this call from Dubai Duty Free for years since I started participating ... Thank you for conveying this extremely happy news,” Chacko was reported as saying by Khaleej Times.

The draw where Chacko was declared winner took place at the Concourse D Terminal 1 of the Dubai International Airport.

Prizes varied from money to luxurious cars.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:57 - GMT 06:57