DUBAI -UNS : A Pakistani working as an electrician in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) had a change of fate when he became a millionaire overnight.
Atif Nizam Chaudhary, who worked as an electrician in private company at the Dubai International Financial Centre, won one million dirhams from a telecom operator for purchasing a new prepaid bundle offer.
Chaudhry who has been living in the UAE for the past seven years was ecstatic after he won the prize. “I feel really lucky right now, this can change everything for me and my family,” he said.
However, he said that he has not yet decided what he will do with the money. “I never thought that I would win such a big prize. Therefore, I have not yet decided where to invest or what to do with the money.”
He was handed over a cheque of 1 million dirhams in a ceremony held at the Media City by the Chief Commercial Officer Fahad Al Hassawi of the telecom firm.