Purnea: Unidentified gunmen shot dead a teacher at Dhruvreli village in the district in the wee hours today.
Police said here that outlaws gunned down head master of Bahadurpur primary school Mohammed Iqbal (42), leading to his death on the spot.
The sources said that the motive behind murder was not immediately known.
Police said the deceased teacher was a native of Jalalgarh police station area in the district.
A massive manhunt is on to nab the accused, police added.