Popular messaging app Telegram is now getting a new update.

The update to Telegram app is being pushed on Android platform. The new update to Telegram for Android comes with app version 5.8.0 in the Google Play Store. Talking about the update size, it weighs around 16 MB inn total.


  • Add any users to contacts, even if their phone numbers are not visible.
  • Go to Contacts > Add People Nearby to see and add people who also have this section open
  • Host local communities by creating location-based group chats
  • Transfer ownership of groups and channels by granting full rights to another admin. Useful when switching jobs or if you just want to retire as creator
  • Toggle message previews for specific chats, and use Search and ‘Delete All’ tools in Notification Exceptions.

As always, you can download the latest version from the link embedded below,

[appbox googleplay org.telegram.messenger ]