This new feature is coming in WhatsApp, you will be able to hide the phone number, all the work will be done with unique username.

WhatsApp is one of the most used messaging apps in the world. Billions of people use it every day. India is the biggest market for WhatsApp, where tens of millions of people use WhatsApp every day. While this messaging platform has many advantages, it also has some shortcomings. One thing that has been troubling the users about WhatsApp is that here you have to share your number even to chat with an unknown person. If reports are to be believed, this problem is going to go away soon.

Work is going on on new features

In a recent report of Business Today, WA Beta Info has been quoted as saying that the problem of number sharing is going to go away soon, because WhatsApp has found a solution to it. It is being told that WhatsApp is working on a new feature, which will allow people to chat without disclosing their phone number.

Username will be visible instead of phone number

According to the report, WhatsApp users will soon be able to use this feature. Using this feature, users can create a unique username. By personalizing the profile in this way, they will be able to hide their phone number and can connect with people by showing the username instead of the phone number. Android and web users can soon get this new facility.

Will be able to search by username only

This feature is said to have more features. According to WA Beta Info, after the introduction of this feature, users will also be able to search others with the help of unique username. For this they will have to go to the search bar and search the username. In this way, the existing obligation to disclose the phone number will be completely removed and WhatsApp users will be able to take advantage of extra privacy.

Testing with select user group

However, WhatsApp or its parent company Meta has not yet said anything officially about this feature. It is being claimed in the report that WhatsApp will first test this feature with a select group of beta users. After that there will be broad rollout. There is also talk of change in the layout of the sidebar in the web version of WhatsApp in the news.

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