Big Ticket hosts Richard (R) and Bushra Image Credit: Supplied

Abu Dhabi: An Indian expat in Dubai was on Sunday named as the winner of the Dh15 million grand prize in the Big Ticket Draw, which is based in Abu Dhabi.

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Mohammed Shereef, who works in Business Bay as a procurement officer, has been purchasing Big Tickets online for more than a year. He bought his winning ticket with 20 of his colleagues.

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When asked about his plans, Shereef said: “I hope to fly in my family from India and start my own business. I also want to donate a portion to charity.”

Shereef found out about his win while spending the weekend in Dubai’s Karama district.