Section 3 of IPC – Indian Penal Code


3. Punishment of offences committed beyond but which by law may be tried within India —

Any person liable, by any Indian law to be tried for an offence committed beyond India shall be dealt with according to the provisions of this Code for any act committed beyond India in the same manner as if such act had been committed within India.


Sec 3 IPC, gives criminal jurisdiction to the Courts to try an offence committed by a person beyond or outside the territory of India when he is subject to the Indian laws.