Ghulam Nabi Monga said his party would be supporting the 'secular forces' – PAGD in this case - in forming the DDCs.
Senior PDP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Fayaz Mir also accused the NC of fielding proxy candidates against the PAGD nominees in Kupwara district.
Valley in 2020: Amid rising heat over Article 370 revocation, electoral process resumed with DDC polls
The year 2020 began amid uncertainty as most of the mainstream political leaders continued to be under various forms of detention following the landmark constitutional amendments of 2019.
The panchayat elections were held in Jammu and Kashmir in 2018 and the bypolls for vacant seats were held alongside DDC polls.
However, our contesting the polls in unison, and the results, has frustrated the BJP. They are now on an arrest spree,,” she alleged.
Apni Party is also attempting to stake claim on Shopian district, where it has won two seats.
The 140 members were elected in the eight-phase polls between November 28 and December 19, the first democratic exercise in Jammu and Kashmir after the revocation of its special status under Art 370.
The NC vice president said it was shameful for the administration to play "partisan politics".
With Congress support, the PAGD will wrest control of 13 out of the 20 districts in J&K while BJP will run six DDCs in Jammu region.
PAGD spokesperson Sajad Lone said there were "disturbing" reports of "interference" in the people's verdict and the "government of the day acting in a partisan manner".
BJP national spokesman Shahnawaz Hussain, who was in-charge of District Development Council (DDC)
Independents will hold the key in election of District Development Council presidents in many of the 20 districts.
Abdullah said if the BJP government believed in democracy, it would have announced the legislative assemble polls in the newly created Union Territory by now.
Senior Congress leader and former minister Taj Mohiuddin, who was in the fray for Parenpillan constituency of Uri tehsil in north Kashmir's Baramulla district, won the seat.
Results of 276 DDC seats declared; Gupkar Alliance sweeps, BJP emerges single largest party with 74 seats
The results of four constituencies, one each in Bandipora and Kupwara districts of north Kashmir and Poonch and Rajouri districts in Jammu region, are still awaited.