Recently WhatsApp updated its privacy and policy and users raised their concern for their privacy. Seeing the users' concern WhatsApp tried to clarify itself in many ways including a special WhatsApp status explaining the new privacy terms and security. However, the users were not convinced and many of the users left the messaging and went for the alternatives.
The top competitive options that users had were Telegram and Signal. Many users went for Telegram and many for Signal, this leads to the rise of both the app massively. These apps were in the most downloaded app for some time. However, now reports say that users who tried to shift their primary app to Telegram or Signal are now getting back to WhatsApp.