Critical Analysis of Mandamus Writ in relation to the Administrative Law

  • Yashoswini Mishra and Sugyanee Kuanr
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  • Yashoswini Mishra

    Student at Birla Global University, India

  • Sugyanee Kuanr

    Student at Birla Global University, India

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This paper highlights detailed analysis of mandamus writ in context of administrative law. From initiation it discusses about the definition of mandamus and its legal foundation and requisites, it also describes about the application of mandamus writ and accordingly its impact. The goal or purpose behind the mandamus writ is also put light upon in this paper and also the historical development of the particular mandamus writ is unveiled. The prevalence of mandamus writ in Indian law prior to the Constitution is also mentioned. The framework of law in relation to mandamus writ is also highlighted. The interconnection between administrative law and mandamus writ is also enshrined in this paper. The critical analysis of mandamus writ with case laws is also mentioned. Lastly it also provided some suggestions.


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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 7, Issue 1, Page 1076 - 1088


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