Only 13 states in India are allowed to conduct legal lotteries. Lotteries are legal in Kerala, Goa, Sikkim, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, West Bengal, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Manipur, Nagaland, and Mizoram. The Manipur Singam Tagetes Morning Lottery is a popular weekly lottery. The ticket face value is ₹ 6. The first prize winner gets a huge sum of ₹ 27 lakh. The second prize winner gets ₹ 5,000. The third prize winner gets ₹ 1,000, the 4th prize winner gets ₹ 700, the 5th prize winner gets ₹ 500 whereas a consolation prize of ₹ 10,000 is also given to lottery ticket holders with matching serial numbers.
Singam Tagetes Morning Lottery result is announced at 11:55 am and can be checked on the official website. Manipur conducts three lotteries daily. The morning, day and evening lottery are scheduled at 11:55 am 04:00 pm and 8:00 pm respectively. The 04:00 pm day lottery is commonly known as Manipur Singham Vinca Day lottery while the evening lottery is known as the Manipur Singham Plumeia Evening lottery. Manipur Singam Tagetes is the morning lottery. All the three lotteries in the morning, day and evening are prized at ₹ 27 lakhs. The winners need to produce valid authentication at the Director of Manipur Lottery office in Imphal to receive the winning amount.
The lottery is conducted by the Director of Manipur Lottery, Sajenthong, Imphal, Manipur - 462004. Players can buy the tickets from an authorized lottery retailer. To claim the lottery prize, winners have to download a claim form or fill up the claim form in offline mode before submitting it at the Director of Manipur Lottery. According to the official website, the winner should submit the winning ticket along with the photocopy attested by a Gazette Officer/Notary Public along with three passport-size photographs and an affidavit of ownership of the prize-winning tickets from any 1st Class Magistrate/Notary Public. Prize money will be paid in the form of cheque/DD or direct transfer to the winner's account after deducting the necessary charges.