On November 17, Congress leader and former Mayor Sampath Raj brought to Central Crime Branch (CCB) office in Bengaluru. Congress MLA Akhanda Srinivas Murthy, whose house was attacked during Bengaluru violence said, "Those who committed the mistakes - Police stations, vehicles and houses were burnt - should be punished. I am not happy. My 50-year-old house, built by my parents was burnt down. So, I am requesting that whoever have made mistake cannot do this to anyone." Bengaluru violence erupted on August 11 after circulation of 'derogatory' social media post.