Police have registered 19 FIRs across the state in connection with spreading rumours and trying to vitiate the atmosphere.
They condemned the special CBI court's decision to acquit 32 top leaders including senior BJP leader and former deputy PM L K Advani and former Union minister Murli Manohar Joshi and raised slogans
The police also have taken into custody the car used by the assailants, which was found abandoned on the roadside .
A Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) activist was hacked to death at Chittaripparamba here on Tuesday.
The CCB has arrested over 415 accused persons in connection with the violence, in which at least three people were killed and nearly 60 police personnel injured.
The Socialist Democratic Party of India (SDPI) is eyeing assembly constituencies that are represented by Congress and have a large minority population.
Law Minister J C Madhuswamy said the ministers discussed the matter elaborately but there was no decision as such on it.
Revenue Minister R Ashoka on Friday said the State Government will recommend to the Centre to ban the SDPI and PFI in Karnataka.
Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said the violence of Tuesday night in Kaval Byrasandra was a larger conspiracy by the SDPI to disturb peace in the area.
Former Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy on Thursday said the BJP state government is not taking the decision to ban the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) for political reasons.
The FIRs have named 22 people, of whom 16 have been identified as SDPI members and most of them have been arrested.
Central Crime Branch takes up case, police scour through CCTV footage from the affected areas to identify culprits, assess damage
“There were outsiders in the mob, who gathered before the DJ Halli police station within no time and damaged it. They burnt down Anna’s house.
“Since it was raining, the area had fewer people. It is suspected that the miscreants threw the flag on the statue. We will arrest the suspects soon,” said the Chikkamagaluru SP
Speaking to reporters here, Basavaraj Bommai said, as per the information gathered so far and video footage, most importantly the role of SDPI is coming to light.