Staff Correspondent

Madikeri: The president of the Bhagamandala gram panchayat and its members, on Monday, said that they lodged a complaint against the Cauvery Sene for what they said defiling the panchayat veranda on Sunday, in the garb of taking up a cleanliness drive.

A case has been registered in the Bhagamandala police station.

Addressing presspersons here, the president of the panchayat, Chandramati, and the other members threatened to resign en masse and stage a dharna in front of the office of the Deputy Commissioner here, if action was not initiated against the members of the sene and their supporters.