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 old lottery tickets by a vendor in Samut Prakarn province close to Bangkok and lost a 10,000 baht lottery prize.
The 66 year old lottery winner, or loser, Thanapon Thongchaiya, filed a grievance at Phra Pradaeng Police Station yesterday. Thanapon informed police that he purchased seven lottery tickets and all of them received the two-digit prize, number 71, which was introduced yesterday, April 16.
Unfortunately, he could solely claim two prizes because the opposite 5 were 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.
Thanapon revealed that he bought the tickets from a store in front of Siam Commercial Bank near Phra Pradaeng Market in Samut Prakarn province. The vendor was a lady aged around 30 to 35 years old. The tickets have been bought in a set, packed in a plastic bag. The first two tickets on the set have been for April sixteen, but the rest weren’t.
Nothing to it expressed his disappointment. He said…
“I did not recheck the tickets earlier than leaving the shop. I can keep in mind the id of the vendor. She is a woman aged about 30 years old. Genuine felt unhappy but I even have to admit it. I have no idea whether or not she intended to do that or not. Beware and verify the tickets carefully everybody.”
The police reported that they’d visit the shop and invite the lottery seller for additional questioning and prosecution.
Lottery tickets have brought on rows amongst Thai gamblers on several occasions, even resulting in disputes between family and friends members.
In March, a Thai man accused his spouse of hiding a 12 million baht lottery prize from him. He had labored onerous in South Korea to deal with his spouse and youngsters but while he was away his wife conveniently did not tell him about her lottery prize and even remarried another man.
Another related case occurred last yr, the place a Thai man filed a complaint with the police that his wife had stolen his profitable lottery ticket price 6 million baht and fled from the household home. Another lottery winner additionally sought assist from information companies and the police final year, 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 offered to Thai gamblers at 1 baht per ticket. Nowadays, one lottery ticket prices eighty baht, and the jackpot is worth 6 million baht.
The newest lottery winner on April sixteen is an anonymous Thai person, who bought 19 profitable lottery tickets and received a complete of 114 million baht. The lucky numbers were 984906.

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