Bengaluru: In a big setback for the Janata Dal (S) which is struggling to stay afloat in the State due to the poor leadership and the exodus of leaders, party leader from Kolar MLC C. R. Manohar quit party.
He also has resigned from his MLC post. He will join Congress next week.
Manohar is aspiring for Congress ticket in the upcoming Assembly election.
His decision to quit party has jolted the JD (S) Kolar unit which is one of the key District for party’s fortunes.