How to hide message read status in WhatsApp?

Here are to steps to turn off or disable message read receipts in WhatsApp

  • Open WhatsApp
  • Tap on the 3 dots (right top of WhatsApp)
  • Tap on Settings
  • Tap Accounts
  • Tap Privacy
  • Tap Read receipts on or off

Note: These settings will stop sending and receiving read receipts, that said you won’t be able to see the status your messages sent to others as well.