In an landmark judgement by National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, New Delhi for the consumer complaint No:82 of 2006(Atul Nanda & Anr. Vs Reserve Bank of India & Ors.) on 27.08.2008 the bench consisting of Chairman M.B. Shah and members Rajyalakshmi Rao and K.S. Guptae directed to banks that the local cheques should be cleared within 24 hours.