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Procedure for Adoption by Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) or a Foreigner Living in India (Non-Religious Law)
Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) and foreigners who are habitual residents of India must follow certain steps to adopt a child.
Who can sell property?
Under the law, any person that is competent to enter into a contract i.e., who is 18 years old or above and is of sound mind, can sell.
How can NRIs and PIOs sell property?
NRIs and PIOs can sell property in India in accordance with RBI's Master Circular. It mandates rules to be followed by NRIs/PIOs in selling.
How can an NRI vote?
If you are an NRI you have a right to vote in India. You are eligible to vote in the constituency area of the address given in your passport.