Congress camp in Jammu and Kashmir on party's decision of contesting elections with national conference is divided in two parts. Where leaders like Rajinder Singh Chib said that joining hands with arties who are working for Gupkar Declaration and those who speak against the Constitution of India. On the other hand, Ravinder Sharma said that we should join hands to defeat the common enemy. Rajinder Singh Chib said, "I personally feel that joining hands with those parties who are working for Gupkar Declaration and those who speak against the Constitution of India, will not be good for Indian National Congress (INC)." Ravinder Sharma said, "In J-K, there may be certain differences between secular parties but we should join hands in the upcoming District Development Council (DDC) polls with electoral adjustments to defeat the common enemy including BJP and sister organizations."