Many users in different countries complained that Telegram is not working, as they cannot reach their accounts, DownDetector reported on Monday.
Data on DownDetector showed that thousands of users are facing outages in many countries over the world, noting that the app is stuck on updating.
In October, social media giants Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp are down in a global outage.
The three platforms have gone down for thousands of users across the globe. Users are unable to access the smartphone apps and websites of the hugely popular services.
Following the global outage, some people faced issues while using Telegram after many users joined the messaging platform.
“There are *a lot* of users joining today from other platforms that are down. The wizards are working their strange server magicks to try and keep things up but it may be a bit slow. Sorry!,” Telegram replied.
In another tweet, the platform explained that things are a little slow as many users are signing up at once, however, it expressed his happiness with the current situation.