Meghalaya Guv not to use `His Excellency` honorific

Following President Pranab Mukherjee`s footsteps, Meghalaya`s newly-appointed Governor K K Paul has ordered dropping of the colonial-era honorific `His Excellency` preceding his name for all official purposes in the state.

`His Excellency` to go; Prez Pranab approves new protocol practices

Colonial era words like `His Excellency` used for addressing state dignitaries will soon be passe!