ISLAMABAD - The security forces in coordination with local Lashkars killed 8 terrorists, including one commander, and apprehended 14 others during search and clearance operation in Swat and Malakand areas during the last 24 hours. According to an ISPR press release issued on Wednesday, a local lashkar with support of Frontier Corps during search operation killed 4 terrorists, including a commander namely Shakoor, at Dog Darra. The Lashkar has surrounded the terrorists and are closing in rapidly, the update further said. The security forces conducted search operation at Kabalgram near Martung, Shangla and destroyed 10 hideouts of terrorists. As per ISPR, around eight terrorists were apprehended in another search operation at Kuz Shaur near Chuprial. In search operation near Mingora, the security forces apprehended 6 terrorists and demolished five their hideouts near Charbagh, the update added. The security forces also confiscated three vehicles, Toyota Surf, Land Cruiser and Potohar jeep of terrorist commander Khurshid during another search operation at Nigulai and Kuza Banda. The forces conducted search operation at Kotah near Barikot also and killed one terrorist and recovered arms and ammunition. The security forces raided a house of a terrorist in Munz Banda and recovered 20 kgs explosives, detonators and lot of material required for making IEDs, the update said. So far, 242,259 cash cards have been distributed amongst the IDPs of Malakand, the ISPR added.