25-year-old Australian woman wins AU$ 1million for getting Covid-19 Vaccination
Covid-19 pandemic is not getting over anytime soon and some people are still there who does not want to get vaccinated. So to encourage people government of many countries are taking initiative to lure them. Here is an Australian woman won 1 million Australian dollars (US $744,900) cash just for receiving a COVID-19 vaccine last month.
Around three million Australians participated in the country’s vaccine lottery prize and among them, 25-year-old Joanne Zhu was named in the lucky draw.
The lottery was set up by a group of 20 philanthropists and corporations to boost Covid vaccination rates as per the daily and attract more citizens to take the vaccine to prevent the further spread of the virus.
Zhou told Nine’s Today programme, “Someone rang me the other day, I think it was on Friday, and I was at work, I couldn’t pick up the phone”.
‘Then I called them back and she said: “Oh, you won a million dollars! You’re the only one in Australia,” she added.
Zhu said she plans to spend some of the money on reuniting with her family and invest the rest of the money.
“I want to fly my family out from China first class and put them up in a five star hotel for Chinese New Year if the borders are open. I will buy presents for my family and invest the rest of the money so I can make more money in the future and to help people if they need help,” she said.
In the lottery, more than $4.1 million worth of prizes have been handed out to more than 3,100 lucky people.