Former Adilabad MP A. Indrakaran Reddy and former Sirpur MLA Koneru Konappa, both belonging to the ruling Congress, are likely to quit the party on October 18. The two leaders will quit along with a few hundred of their supporters. Significantly, the resignation of the Congress leaders from Kagaznagar and Nirmal coincides with the start of padayatra of Y.S. Sharmila, daughter of Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy. –Staff Reporter