Bhubaneswar: In a barbaric incident, a youth was beaten to death over past rivalry at Gadasila village in Dhenkanal district early this morning.
The deceased was identified as Surya Narayan Sahoo.
According to reports, miscreants beat Surya severely at the Gadasila school following a quarrel between them. Surya was rushed to a hospital where he succumbed.
Police have detained two persons in this connection.