Berhampur: Following resignation of former Union Minister Chandrasekhar Sahu from the Congress, 10 out of 11 Congress corporators of Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BeMC) today also quit the party.
They have sent their resignation letter to PCC president Prasad Harichandan.
On Friday Sahu, who was the Minister of State for Rural Development during the UPA Government and two other senior leaders have resigned from the Congress, citing "no political future" in the Grand Old Party.
The other leaders who have resigned are Bikram Panda and Ganjam district president of the party Bhagaban Gantayat. They sent their resignation letters to Congress President Rahul Gandhi and State Congress chief Prasad Harichandan.
Sources said all the leaders who belong to Ganjam district will join the ruling Biju Janata Dal on April 4.