Mohammed Adil Khan, an Indian architect working in Dubai, has achieved a remarkable feat by becoming the first winner of the new mega prize in the UAE. The announcement was made during a press conference held on Thursday, as reported by Gulf News, a daily English language newspaper.
DH25,000 a Month for 25 Years
Khan, originally from Uttar Pradesh in India, was named the mega prize winner of the FAST 5 draw. As the fortunate winner, he will receive a substantial sum of over Rs 5.5 lakh every month for the next 25 years. This incredible windfall comes as a huge blessing for Khan, who works as an interior design consultant for a real estate company in Dubai.
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Upon receiving the news, Khan expressed his gratitude, stating that the timing of the win couldn’t have been better. Being the sole breadwinner for his family, he has faced challenging circumstances, especially after the loss of his brother during the pandemic. The prize money will now provide crucial support to his aged parents and five-year-old daughter, as well as helping him take care of his late brother’s family.
His Relatives Funded His Education
Khan’s journey to success hasn’t been without struggles. Hailing from the village of Azamgarh in Lucknow, he overcame hardships during his upbringing, but thanks to the support of his well-off relatives, he managed to pursue higher education and fulfill his dream of becoming an architect. He moved to Dubai in 2018 to pursue his professional career.
The lottery win has left Khan and his family in awe, with everyone initially finding it hard to believe the news. However, this stroke of luck will undoubtedly bring positive changes to his life and his community.
FAST 5 Draw
The FAST 5 draw, organized by Tycheros under Emirates Draw, has proven to be a rapid path to becoming a multi-millionaire. According to Paul Chader, the Head of Marketing at Tycheros, the staggered payments over 25 years ensure a steady income for the winner, providing long-term financial security.
Khan’s inspiring story serves as a reminder of how life’s uncertainties can take unexpected turns, and this lottery win has offered him a brighter and more secure future.