On Tuesday Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu urged members to address the Vice-President as 'Honourable Vice-President'. "I would request and suggest to all members that they should address the Chairman or even the Vice-President of India as Honourable Vice-President. There is no need to use 'His or Her Excellency'," he said.
He also asked members not to end their letters with 'yours faithfully', and use 'yours sincerely' instead. However, he adjourned the House minutes later.