Ganesh Jayaraman, a 48-year-old Indian expat working as an office administrator in Dubai has won a cash prize of Dh500,000 in the National Day raffle.
He got the call of his dreams during UAE’s golden jubilee, informing him about the prize.
Jayaraman, who has been a resident of Dubai for three and a half years, put his faith in Idealz, the popular rewards-based online store.
He purchased a celebratory Ubel Badge for Dh50 from the official National Day Cash Prize raffle hosted on www.idealz.com with a cash prize of Dh500,000; at the time not knowing that this small investment will be life-changing for him.
Jayaraman, aims to use the money for a good cause and serve his community by opening a restaurant in Tamil Nadu in South India, from where he hails.