Thai man loses 10,000 baht in lottery after being conned into shopping for previous tickets

A Thai man filed a grievance with the police after he was conned into buying outdated lottery tickets by a vendor in Samut Prakarn province near Bangkok and lost a ten,000 baht lottery prize.
The 66 12 months previous lottery winner, or loser, Thanapon Thongchaiya, filed a grievance at Phra Pradaeng Police Station yesterday. Thanapon told police that he purchased seven lottery tickets and all of them gained the two-digit prize, number 71, which was announced yesterday, April 16.
Unfortunately, he may only claim two prizes as a end result of the other five have been from the April 1 lottery outcome. As a outcome, he lost the 10,000 baht prize and likewise the cash he had paid for the lottery tickets.
Thanapon revealed that he purchased the tickets from a store in entrance of Siam Commercial Bank near Phra Pradaeng Market in Samut Prakarn province. The vendor was a lady aged round 30 to 35 years previous. The tickets had been sold in a set, packed in a plastic bag. The first two tickets on the set had been for April sixteen, but the remaining weren’t.
Thanapon expressed his disappointment. He said…
“I didn’t recheck the tickets before leaving the store. Spoiler can remember the identification of the vendor. She is a girl aged about 30 years previous. I felt sad however I have to admit it. I have no idea whether or not she meant to do that or not. Beware and examine the tickets fastidiously everyone.”
The police reported that they would visit the store and invite the lottery seller for additional questioning and prosecution.
Lottery tickets have caused rows among Thai gamblers on several occasions, even leading to disputes between friends and family members.
In March, a Thai man accused his spouse of hiding a 12 million baht lottery prize from him. He had labored exhausting in South Korea to take care of his spouse and children however while he was away his spouse conveniently did not inform him about her lottery prize and even remarried one other man.
Another similar case occurred last 12 months, where a Thai man filed a grievance with the police that his spouse had stolen his profitable lottery ticket value 6 million baht and fled from the household house. Another lottery winner additionally sought assist from information companies and the police last yr, claiming her good friend had stolen her profitable lottery ticket value 20,000 baht.
The first government lottery ticket was launched in 1974 and was supplied to Thai gamblers at 1 baht per ticket. Nowadays, one lottery ticket costs 80 baht, and the jackpot is worth 6 million baht.
The newest lottery winner on April 16 is an anonymous Thai particular person, who bought 19 profitable lottery tickets and received a complete of 114 million baht. The fortunate numbers have been 984906.

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