Soomatee Gokool and others v 1) Permanent Secretary for Ministry of Health and 2) Public Service Commission


Appeal against the refusal of leave to apply for judicial review, and the substantive review itself of the decision to withdraw the appointments of a new cohort of appointees to the Mauritian Health Service upon a change in the elected government. The issue at leave stage: was it a public or private law matter. At the substantive review the appellants challenged the rationality and procedural validity of the decision.

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