An Indian Citizen who stays abroad for employment/carrying on business or vacation outside India or stays abroad under circumstances indicating an intention for an uncertain duration of stay abroad is a non-resident. (Persons posted in U. N. Organisations and officials deputed abroad by Central/state Government and Public Sector undertakings on temporary assignments are also treated as non-residents). Non-resident foreign citizen of Indian Origin are treated on par with non-residential Indian Citizen (NRIs) for the purpose of certain facilities.

Who is a person of Indian Origin?

For investments in immovable properties.

Do foreign citizens of Indian Origin require permission of Reserve Bank to purchase immovable property in India for their residential purpose?

Can an NRI sell the property without the permission of Reserve Bank?