Twitter decided to sanitise the platform by removing inactive and locked accounts. So, a lot of popular names from the film industry ended up with reduced followers. SocialBlade.com that tracks the number of Twitter followers on a daily basis. Check Out Celebrities Huge Fall out of followers on Twitter
Aamir Khan lost 316,900-plus followers
Priyanka Chopra lost 354,830 followers
Deepika Padukone lost 288,298 followers
Amitabh Bachchan’s dropped to 424,000 followers
Shah Rukh Khan’s followers depleted by over 362,141 followers
Salman Khan lost 340,884 followers
The micro-blogging platform was yet to come up with an official statement on this.Twitter earlier this week announced it will remove locked accounts, which are disabled owing to suspicious activity from follower counts across profiles globally. The locked accounts are different from spam or bots and in most cases, these accounts were created by real people.
The move is likely to affect high-profile users the most.Celebrities like Divya Dutta, Onir and Apurva Asrani reacted on losing followers overnight.