“Kumar has been arrested close to Jalandhar. His affiliate Ajay Kumar, accused within the case, has additionally been arrested,” a supply instructed IANS.
On Might 18, Kumar had moved an anticipatory bail in New Delhi’s Rohini court, however the courtroom rejected his bail plea.
Final week, Delhi Police had introduced a money award of Rs 1 lakh for suggestions on the celebrated wrestler who was absconding since Might 4.
On Might 4, two teams of wrestlers clashed with one another at Chhatrasal Stadium resulting in the demise of 23-year-old Dhankar because of accidents he sustained through the brawl.
The Delhi courtroom had additionally issued a non-bailable warrant (NBW) towards Kumar.
Delhi Police issued a lookout discover for Kumar. “A lookout discover has been issued for Kumar,” Dr Guriqbal Singh Sidhu, Further Deputy Commissioner of Police (North West Delhi) had stated.
Kumar, employed with the Indian Railways, is posted as an Officer on Particular Responsibility (OSD) at Chhattrasal Stadium, the place the brawl allegedly came about.
Kumar received bronze in 2008 Beijing Olympic Video games and silver in 2012 London Olympic Video games in 66 kg class.