Can NRI’s wife can invest in PPF? July 27, 2016 Q & A Forum › Category: PPF › Can NRI’s wife can invest in PPF? 0 Vote Up Vote Down Sachin asked 11 months ago Can an NRE deposit money through his NRE S/B Account in PPF account of wife,who is not NRE? Question Tags: NRI's wife can invest in PPF 1 Answers 0 Vote Up Vote Down basunivesh Staff answered 11 months ago Yes, as she is resident Indian, she can open PPF account and invest also. But you have to transfer money from your NRE account to her bank account and from there she can invest.