ISLAMABAD - Three security forces personnel were martyred, six others injured and some terrorists were arrested from Rangeela area in Malakand during the last 24 hours. According to an ISPR update issued here on Sunday, the security forces raided house of a terrorist in Mohalla Nehrabad, Kuza Banda in Swat and recovered one vehicle, one small machinegun including two magazines, one pistol and 175 rounds of miscellaneous calibres. The security forces conducted search operation in south of Kotah, near Bari Kot, and three soldiers embraced shahadat and 4 others sustained injuries during exchange of fire with terrorists. The security forces also apprehended some terrorists during search and clearance operation in Rangeela. The troops also conducted search and clearance operation around Magaltan and apprehended few suspects for screening and also recovered IED making material, including six kilogram black powder, two kilogram potassium chloride, 90 meters white electric cable, three weight machines, 22 electric detonators, six non-electric detonators and 1.5 meters prima cord. The search operation was extended up to Mangaltan valley including Zangai village and Asharband village. Six suspects were apprehended and two explosive laden double cabins were destroyed in area Jungle, north of Mangaltan. One IED bag, one grenade, one communication charger, three detonators, 10 meters safety fuse, 1.5 KGs potassium chloride and training material were also recovered. The security forces further carried out search and clearance operation in area around Kokaria and Takhtaband. They recovered computers, survey equipment, four pistols, 1 RPG-7 round, one metal detector and one motorola set from Takhtaband area. In Dir, terrorists attacked a check-post near Qamar, which was repulsed. During search operation one bullet-proof jacket, one camouflage uniform and some propaganda pictures and posters were also recovered. In Orakzai Agency, the troops targeted suspected hideouts. In D I Khan, a suicide bomber voluntarily surrendered himself to the district administration. In Bannu, the security forces apprehended three terrorists along with a car having fake MPA number plate at Shindi Adda, Mamsh Khel Bannu. Relief activities continued as 1,888 tons of rations from Army Supply Depot has so far been distributed amongst IDPs of Malakand Division. Cash cards were distributed amongst the IDPs of Malakand at Gordwara Panja Shaif, Hasanabdal