Golfer Jyoti Randhawa was arrested on Wedensday on charges of poaching in Uttar Pradesh’s Dudhwa Tiger Reserve.
A weapon, a vehicle, an equipment and wildlife articles were recovered from his possession. Jyotinder Singh Randhawa, a international golfer and a national shooter. Another person Mahesh Virajdar was also arrested in a poaching case in Motipur Range of Katerniaghat.
The legal action and investigation against Randhawa will be by Divisional Legal Officer of Katerniaghat.
Jyoti Singh Randhawa was ranked the top 100 of the Official World Golf Ranking several times between 2004 and 2009. He was married to Actress Chitrangada Singh, the couple were later divorced in April 2014.