Ara, (Agencies): A teenager died on the spot when he was allegedly shot dead by his friends after they called him at an isolated place near Sathua village.

The police have cited a dispute over playing cricket at a village in Bihar's Bhojpur district to be the reason.

Dhananjay Singh (18) was called by his friends at an isolated place near Sarthua village under Udvantnagar police station area, where one of them shot at him, they said, adding the teenager died on the spot.

A dispute over playing cricket at a ground on Tuesday was stated to be the reason behind the incident, police said, adding that the efforts are on in the area to nab the culprits