The Bengaluru violence case that had stirred a massive debate over religion and conflict, a sensational twist has now been witnessed. Congress' links to the riots are now under the scanner and the crime branch has named former Congress Mayor Sampath Raj as one of the accused in the charge sheet. Sources in the police explain that a large number of calls were exchanged between Sampath Raj, including his personal assistant, and some of the other accused. Congress is now claiming a witch hunt, whereas the Bhartiya Janata Party demands action. The link will be probed intensively, the Central Crime Branch has summoned Sampath Raj. The cops have cited that calls were made to the rioters.