1 October 2009 – Phuket province scheduled to hold the annually Red Cross Fair during 25th December to 3 January at Saphan Hin Park to promote the accomplishment of each office in Phuket and the most important to raise the fund for charities.
Phuket Governor Wichai Praisa-ngob said the fair will be bigger than ever. Prizes for the lucky drawing are also greater which includes a 56-sqm single house in Phanason 3 worth 2.7 million baht for the 1st prize, a standard Toyota Vigo for the 2nd, 5 motorcycles for the 3rd, 5 32″ flat screen TVs for the 4th, 5 refrigerators for the 5th, 5 21″ colour TVs for the 6th and 10 electric fans for last three digits prize.
Governor also said the ticket price is only 100 baht each so that everyone can have a chance to win the prize.
The drawing machine from the Government Lottery Office will be used for transparency.
Ticket sales will start about mid October 2009.