Anirban Lahiri, a two-time Olympian for India, has amassed 18 wins and an additional 55 top-10 finishes throughout his professional career.
The LIV series, spearheaded by Norman and bankrolled by Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund, offers record prize money of $25 million per 54-hole event with shotgun starts and no cut.
They will be added to the field this week at The Renaissance Club for the Scottish Open, the first European tour event co-sanctioned by the PGA Tour.
Rory McIlroy hit a wedge that rolled out to tap-in range, while Justin Thomas missed a 10-foot par putt, a two-shot swing.
Bryson DeChambeau is yet to explain why he made an about-turn to join that list, having previously said he would continue playing on the PGA Tour.
Viraj Madappa, the first Indian on the breakaway Liv Golf Invitational Series, opened with an action packed 1-over 71 and was placed T-16 in the 48-man field.