Bhubaneswar: An engineering student was allegedly beaten to death by some two unidentified miscreants in Podarapur area in Odisha’s Berhampur town on Monday evening.

The deceased was identified as Tapan Mahakud of Kanchanpur village. According to police, the victim was attacked by the miscreants as he refused to give them a lift on his bike.

“The culprits beat Tapan mercilessly and threw him on the roadside before fleeing the spot. He was immediately rushed to the MKCG Medical College where he succumbed to his injuries,” the police said.