Bettiah: A factory manager was shot dead by unidentified gunmen at Bhagwati Nagar under Mufassil police station in this district headquarter town of Bihar’s West Champaran district on Friday, police sources said.

Rajnish Upadhyay, the manager of catechu factory here, was on a morning stroll when the gunmen stopped him and him in the chest and temple, the sources said.

Old enmity was stated to be the reason behind the killing, they said.