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Despite PCSO fund mess, Filipinos continue to place lotto bets

In the midst of controversies surrounding the Philippine Charity and Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) for giving sports utility vehicles (SUVs) to several Catholic bishops, Filipinos continue to flock toward lotto stations and place their bets in hopes of landing the jackpot. According to a report Wednesday on GMA News TV’s “State of the Nation," the Grand Lotto top prize is worth at least P30 million.
For the latest Philippine news stories and videos, visit GMANews.TV On Wednesday, six of the prelates involved in the scandal faced the Senate blue ribbon committee probing the controversy. — BC/VS, GMA News