Telegram has updated its entire user base through a notification to have surpassed 500 million active users on January 13, 2021.
A message from the Telegram official account popped up on the user’s screen that said, “Telegram surpassed 500 million active users”.
“In the past 72 hours alone, more than 25 million new users from around the world joined Telegram”.
Launched in 2013, Telegram provides end to end encryption to its user’s chat and calls. Its features exceed in numbers than what WhatsApp usually provides to its users.