Mega 50 - The Largest Lottery prizes ever paid out in Sri Lanka on 22-11-2013.
The grand prize giving of the mega 50 lottery took place at Colombo on 2013.11.22 in the most glorious fashion. This was the highest jackpot ever offered by any lottery in Sri Lankan history.
Hon. Namal Rajapaksa Member of Parliament for Hambanthota district was the chief guest to the occasion. Parliament Minister Tharanath Basnayake, Parliament Minister Uditha Lokubandara and Mr. Janaka Ranawaka the mayor of Kotte were also present at the occasion.
Mr. Chaminda Athaluwage (Chairman), Mr. Janaka Sri Warnasinghe (Working Director) , Mr. Sampath Dissanayake (Director), Mr.Saman Galappaththi (Director) participated from the National Lotteries Board while Mr. Mohan Samaranayake (Sri Lanka Rupavahi Corporation (SLRC) Chairman), Mr. Chandrapala Liyanage (Director General) represented the Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation.
The Super prize of 50,000,000 won by Mr. H.H.R Bandara of Anuradhapura and received his cheque from Hon. Namal Rajapaksa Member of Parliament for Hambanthota district and 50 no’s of micro panda motor vehicles were delivered among the winners by the rest of the invitees.
The occasion took place at Sri Lanka Rupavahini corporation premises and 50 motor vehicles were driven by their winners as a procession creating a delightful spectacle to everyone.