A meeting of the UPA constituents is likely before the winter session of Parliament beginning November 22 which is expected to be a tumultous affair.
Congress sources said the meeting would provide an occasion for the party leadership to consult the allies on a host of issues,especially the vexed problem of a separate Telangana state.
A meeting of the Congress Working Committee is also expected prior to the winter session.
The opposition has given ample hints that it would raise a number of issues,including price rise,back black money stashed abroad,state of the economy,Indo-Pak relations in the wake of SAARC Summit in Maldives and 2G spectrum scam during the month-long session concluding on December 21.
Home Minister P Chidambaram is expected to be the target of opposition attack during the session with BJP alleging about his role in spectrum allotment.