Golf is a growing sport in India. There are numerous golf courses all over India. There is a Professional Golf Tour of India. In addition to the commendable performances by the Golf players of India, the Indian Golf Union (IGU) is making earnest efforts to improve the standard of the game in the country. India currently has 196 registered golf courses and around 50% of those registered courses are situated on military bases, which are only accessible to military.
35 additional courses are un-afﬁliated (approx. 17 Pitch and Putt Courses). This leaves roughly 135 courses to cater for a civilian golf demand.