Police today said Ravinder Yadav was returning from Durga Puja fair when some criminals looted him near Lalgunj under Dalmiyanagar police station in the district last night.
When Ravinder tried to protest he was killed with a sharp weapon.
The assailants fled soon after the murder,police said adding that search was on to nab them.
In another incident near Suhra airport under Dehri-on-Sone police station, a villager was killed today after being run over by a tractor.
The bodies of both had been sent for postmortem.