Mr. Lal Jan a 57 years old bus driver from Pakistan filled out coupons of Dubai Gold and Jewellery Group promotion on the day of Dubai Shopping Festival 2018. Lal Jan became the DSF Mega Winner, He takes home 1 Kg of gold worth about Dh153,000 (USD 41,600).
Speaking to Gulf News Mr. Lal Jan said the blessing came at the time when I needed it the most.
“The prize has brought a lot of joy to our home. It was something we never expected to happen at this time. I was caught up in many financial troubles after helping my friend with rent cheques, and this prize will now help me solve my problem. I will also buy my own bus.” said Jan, who could barely contain his excitement.
The retired municipal worker said he went along with his brother to buy the jewelry for the wedding of his niece.
“My niece is getting married, and I had accompanied my brother to buy the gold for her from Malabar Gold and Diamonds. They gave us some coupons to fill out for the draw and luckily my coupon was the winner,” said Jan, who hails from Parachinar in Pakistan. He said his niece was the most excited once she got the news of winning gold.
This year in Dubai Shopping Festival, About hundred lucky gold jewelry buyers won 33 Kg of gold worth about AED 5 million through Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group promotion.
“Having the winner for the grand prize of 1kg of gold from Malabar Gold & Diamonds gives us double delight,” said Abdul Salam KP, Group Executive Director, Malabar Group. “For years back, most of the winners during the campaign were buyers at Malabar Gold & Diamonds.”