The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
136. Instrument made, etc. out of India, but in accordance with the law of India
If a negotiable instrument is made, drawn accepted or endorsed 1[outside India], but in accordance with the 1[law of India] the circumstance that any agreement evidenced by such instrument is invalid according to the law of the country wherein it was entered into does not invalidate any subsequent acceptance or endorsement made thereon 1[within India]
1. The words “out of British India” were successively amended by the A.O. 1948, the A.O. 1950 and Act 3 of 1951, sec. 3 and Sch to read abobe.