A Maldivian local has been named the winner of a lucky-draw raffle sponsored and run by the Duty Free unit of Dubai International Airport.
According to reports from various international media, the winner is entitled to a prize money of USD 1 million (MVR 15 million).
Reports also confirm that a Maldivian local named Ahmed Nasir, as the lucky winner of the raffle.
He had evidently purchased the ticket to Dubai online on November 16.
Media further reports that this is the first time a Maldivian has won the raffle, and noted that the Dubai airport has not been able to contact the winner yet.