People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) members met in JandK's Srinagar. They met on December 24 to discuss the DDC election results. While addressing the media, PAGD member and Peoples Conference president Sajad Lone said, "One fails to understand that when elections were conducted so peacefully, why do you need to detain people as they have detained in past? We condemned these detentions. Those detained should be released immediately."