Royalty-bound Meghan Markle deactivates social media accounts

Former American actress Meghan Markle has officially shut down all her social media accouts; Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Prior to the move, the 36-year-old ‘Suits’ star had at least 1.9 million followers on Instagram; 350, 000 on Twitter; and slightly over 800, 000 likes on her Facebook page. She had also earlier on deactivated her lifestyle blog, ‘The Tig’, in April 2017.

Markle got engaged to Prince Harry in November 2017 and the two are set for a royal wedding at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle in May 2018.

In a statement by the Kensington Palace, Markle chose to deactivate her social media activity since “she has not used these accounts for some time, she has taken the decision to close them.”

“Ms Markle is grateful to everyone who has followed her social media accounts over the years,” adds the statement.

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