The option of muting a group or contact permanently on WhatsApp messenger might be available to users soon. Digging into the latest update of WhatsApp beta, WABetainfo.com has found the probable feature.

In the present scenario, users can mute notifications of a WhatsApp group for a period of ‘8 hours’, ‘1 week’, and ‘1 year’. But if someone is part of a group just for the sake of it and would not like the constant spamming of messages, muting it for 1 year might not do the trick.

If the new update rolls through, you would be able to say goodbye to a lot of unnecessary notifications.

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