Jamui, June 20: Unidentified criminals toady shot dead Mukhiya of Bariarpur Panchayat under Barhat police station area in this district.
Police said here that outlaws gunned down the Mukhiya Makeshwar Yadav (39) when he was going to a tea stall. The motive behind murder was not immediately known.
The body had been sent for autopsy. A massive manhunt was on to nab the accused, sources added.