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"Extension of Code to extra-territorial offences"

Description

The provisions of this Code apply also to any offence committed by:


Explanation

In this section the word offence includes every act committed outside India which, if committed in India would be punishable under this Code.


Illustration

A, who is a citizen of India, commits a murder in Uganda. He can be tried and convicted of murder in any place in India in which he may be found.