Can an NRI settled in foreign land become an elector of the electoral roll in India

Question: Can an NRI settled in foreign land become an elector of the electoral roll in India?

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Raju Kanumuri: An overseas elector is a person who is a citizen of India and who has not acquired citizenship of any other country and is otherwise eligible to be registered as a voter and who is absenting from his place of ordinary residence in India owing to his employment, education or otherwise is eligible to be registered as a voter in the constituency in which his place of residence in India as mentioned in his passport is located. According to the provisions of Section 20A of the Representation of People Act, 1950, an NRI settled in a foreign land can become an elector in the electoral roll in India. For more information, you can follow the below link
https://www.videshi.com/nri-information/nri-voting-rights

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