This new feature is available in the new beta release of WhatsApp for Android with version 188.8.131.52, as per WABetaInfo report, although it’s not visible to users as of now and is still under development.
The New Mention Badge for group chats when a user receives a mention in a group, a new badge will be added in the group cell.
WhatsApp is also rollout of a new sticker pack on App called “Taters n Tots” and available to use directly from the App itself. Simply tap on the sticker icon in any chat, and again tap on the ‘+’ icon to download the new sticker pack. The new sticker will directly appear on the list of sticker packs after successful download.
Recently, WhatsApp has also rolled out face and fingerprint unlock while linking the device on WhatsApp Web or Desktop to the WhatsApp account. Here users are asked to use unlock their phones using biometrics, before scanning a QR code from the phone to link their device. Earlier WhatsApp Brings New ‘Add to Cart’ Button to Enhance Shopping Experience and Disappearing Messages feature.