According to Zee news reports, Naxals surrounded the Abkola village in Gaya in the wee hours of Monday and attacked the victims who were attending a cultural event.
Abkola village head Sanjay Yadav and two of his close associates were killed in the attack.
The top officials of the local administration have reached the spot and the combing operations have begun in the area.
Preliminary reports suggest that it was a pre-planned Naxal attack.
(WIth agency inputs)