A man was beaten to death in front of Taher Tower at Gulshan-2 in the capital on Wednesday.
The victim was identified as Saber Hossain, 50, a resident of Pallabi, Mirpur.
Witnesses said locals found Saber unconscious in-front-of Taher Tower and informed it to police.
He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where doctor declared him dead.
Two people were arrested in this connection.
They are: Ali Noor and Humayun Ahmed, employee of Original General Store.
The arrestees said to police that they beat up Saber on charge of stealing.
But the family of the deceased denied the allegation.