Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati quits Twitter after she"s "bombarded with racist taunts"

Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati quits Twitter after she”s “bombarded with racist taunts”

4:42 PM on 3rd June 2011

Abuse: Shobna Gulati has left Twitter after receiving a torrent of racial abuse

Abuse: Shobna Gulati has left Twitter after receiving a torrent of racial abuse

Finall curtain call: The actress announced her departure from the social networking site yesterday

Finall curtain call: The actress announced her departure from the social networking site yesterday

On screen: Shobna in Coronation Street as Sunita, here pictured with Jimmi Harkishin who plays Dev

On screen: Shobna in Coronation Street as Sunita, here pictured with Jimmi Harkishin who plays Dev