A lottery player who purchased a ticket in West Vancouver is in for a life-changing surprise, after winning the $10.2-million jackpot in the Lotto 6/49 draw on October 20, 2021.
The winning jackpot numbers were: 6, 9, 34, 35, 48, and 49. The odds of winning a Lotto 6/49 jackpot are 1 in 13,983,816.
Another ticket from last night’s Lotto 6/49 draw, purchased on PlayNow.com, is also picking up some Extra cash, after matching all four Extra numbers to win the $500,000 prize.
Last night’s Lotto 6/49 win is the second jackpot won by a B.C. player this month. Prince Rupert’s Juanita Parnell collected her cheque for $5.8-million yesterday from the October 6, 2021 draw.
All lottery prize winners have 52 weeks from the draw date printed on their ticket to come forward to claim their prize. The specific retail location where the winning lottery ticket was purchased, and the lottery winners’ name(s) will be announced after the winner has come forward to claim their prize.
So far in 2021, B.C. lottery players have redeemed more than $70 million in winnings from Lotto 6/49.
Lotto 6/49 is a nationwide lottery game drawn on Wednesdays and Saturdays after 7:30 p.m. (PST). Anyone can win, and #YouCouldBeNext! Watch some amazing lottery winner stories online. Each draw includes a Guaranteed Prize Draw of $1 million. Players can purchase tickets at any lottery retailer or at PlayNow.com. Players can now check their lottery tickets anytime, anywhere on iOS and Android devices.
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