Open in WhatsApp

I was using a great app to open a whatsapp chat with a given number directly without saving that number in my contact list, but I felt it was overkill and uninstalled it, then searched telegram for a bot doint the same job but couldn't find so decided to make a new one.


  • Python 3.6+


  • Clone this repo

    • git clone
    • cd oiwa
  • Install requirements

    • pip install -r requirements.txt
  • Create a new telegram bot using Botfather

Deploy to vercel

  • Create a free account on vercel
  • Create a new application
  • Create required environment variable
    • DOMAIN: your vercel application URL
    • BOT_TOKEN: The token you received from botfather
  • Use vercel cli to upload to your application

Setup webhook URL

  • Just visit this url https://<your-app>/