Telegram users themselves will be able to flag and report potentially false content. The Channel name and bio must be no more than 255 characters long In 2018, Telegram’s audience reached 200 million people, with 500,000 new users joining the messenger every day. It was launched for iOS on 14 August 2013 and Android on 20 October 2013. The main design elements of your Telegram channel include a name, bio (brief description), and avatar. Your bio should be: Judge Hui described Ng as inciting others to “commit a massacre” with three posts teaching people to make “toxic chlorine gas bombs,” target police stations, police quarters and the city’s metro stations. This offence was “rather serious,” the court said.