President of Mexico Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced on Tuesday that next Monday, March 9, the sale of tickets for the symbolic raffle of the presidential aircraft 'José María Morelos y Pavón' — TP-01 — will begin, during his daily press conference in Mexico City.
The president received a ticket for the draw with the number 000 from Ernesto Prieto, director of the National Lottery, and... Еще announced that «if I get the prize of 20 million pesos, it will be for scholarships, I will donate it.»
The raffle will be held on September 15, when the Cry of Independence is celebrated annually. Each ballot will have a value of 500 pesos (23 euros, 26 dollars).
After the raffle, the aircraft will not be physically delivered to the winner, but there will be 100 prizes of 20 million pesos (1.03 million dollars) each.
Mandatory credit: Presidency of Mexico