Thai man loses 10,000 baht in lottery after being conned into buying outdated tickets

A Thai man filed a criticism with the police after he was conned into buying old lottery tickets by a vendor in Samut Prakarn province close to Bangkok and lost a ten,000 baht lottery prize.
The 66 yr previous lottery winner, or loser, Thanapon Thongchaiya, filed a criticism at Phra Pradaeng Police Station yesterday. Thanapon advised police that he purchased seven lottery tickets and all of them won the two-digit prize, quantity seventy one, which was announced yesterday, April 16.
Unfortunately, he could only claim two prizes as a outcome of the other 5 had been from the April 1 lottery outcome. As a result, he lost the 10,000 baht prize and in addition the money he had paid for the lottery tickets.
Login required revealed that he purchased the tickets from a shop in entrance of Siam Commercial Bank near Phra Pradaeng Market in Samut Prakarn province. The seller was a woman aged round 30 to 35 years previous. The tickets were sold in a set, packed in a plastic bag. The first two tickets on the set have been for April 16, however the rest were not.
Thanapon expressed his disappointment. He said…
“I didn’t recheck the tickets earlier than leaving the store. I can remember the identification of the vendor. She is a woman aged about 30 years old. I felt sad but I actually have to admit it. I have no idea whether or not she meant to do this or not. Beware and examine the tickets fastidiously everybody.”
The police reported that they might go to the shop and invite the lottery seller for additional questioning and prosecution.
Lottery tickets have brought on rows amongst Thai gamblers on a quantity of events, even resulting in disputes between family and friends members.
In March, a Thai man accused his wife of hiding a 12 million baht lottery prize from him. He had worked exhausting in South Korea to take care of his wife and youngsters however whereas he was away his wife conveniently didn’t inform him about her lottery prize and even remarried another man.
Another similar case happened last year, the place a Thai man filed a grievance with the police that his spouse had stolen his winning lottery ticket price 6 million baht and fled from the family house. Another lottery winner additionally sought assist from information businesses and the police final yr, claiming her friend had stolen her profitable lottery ticket price 20,000 baht.
The first government lottery ticket was launched in 1974 and was offered to Thai gamblers at 1 baht per ticket. Nowadays, one lottery ticket prices 80 baht, and the jackpot is value 6 million baht.
The latest lottery winner on April 16 is an anonymous Thai particular person, who purchased 19 successful lottery tickets and gained a complete of 114 million baht. The lucky numbers have been 984906.

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