A 90 Million Lottery Saga

A 90 Million Lottery Saga

A 90 Million Lottery Saga

Written By - Jackie M

The lottery means everything for so many Thais, where people look forward to every 1st and 16th of the month to check their lottery ticket and follow up on stories of winners.

The story that is dominating Thai media regarding lottery wins at the moment is not of a recent win, but the story of a couple who won the 1st prize of multiple lottery tickets with a total value of 90 million baht on November 1, 2018.on

There was a huge round of media interest at that point. Continue Reading Below...


Later, the couple hit headlines again when the winner of the ticket, Wanlee Panyasai, offered her husband, Somparn Surankul 50 million baht in exchange for a divorce.

Recently, Mr Somparn passed away on November 20, 2020 while undergoing an operation at a hospital in Udon Thani province.

The recent development has sparked a flurry of speculations on who will be the beneficiary of that money now. Will it go back to his ex-wife? His adopted daughter?

His relatives?

And so the lottery saga continues.....