Amid reports that Etela is planning to set up his own political outfit, this meeting has assumed significance. Konda couple has been known to be anti-KCR. In fact, Kona Surekha and Mural have openly criticized KCR on several occasions and even when they were in the TRS, they were not exactly happy with KCR's working style. Konda couple are also BCs like Etela and are said to be thinking of forming a BC front to take on KCR.
Sources also said that several Left leaders, former Naxals, Congress and BJP leaders, who are unhappy in their own parties, have met Etela and discussed his future political moves. Some TRS leaders, who were unhappy over being sidelined in the party, are also said to be looking towards Etela. Meanwhile, Etela is also getting support from several TRS leaders, especially those from Huzurabad.