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    (vii) a trade union in any foreign country or territory, whether or not registered in such foreign country or territory,

    (viii) a foreign trust by whatever name called, or a foreign foundation which is either in the nature of trust or is mainly financed by a foreign country or territory,

    (ix) a society, club or other association of individuals formed or registers outside India,

    (x) a citizen of a foreign country,

    but does not include any foreign institution which has been permitted by the Central Government, by notification in the Official Gazette, to carry on its activities in India;

    (f) "Legislature" means-

    (i) either House of Parliament,

    (ii) the Legislative Assembly of a State, or in the case of a State having a Legislative Council, either House of the Legislature of that State,

    (iii) Legislative Assembly of a Union territory constituted under the Government of Union Territories Act, 1963 (20 of 1963),

    (iv) the Metropolitan Council of Delhi constituted under section 3 of the Delhi Administration Act, 1966(19 of 1966),

    (v) Municipal Corporations in metropolitan areas as defined in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (2 of.1974),

    (vi) District Councils and Regional Councils in the States of Assam and Meghalaya and in the Union Territory of Mizoram as provided in the VIth Schedule to the Constitution, or ...continued