Boost » a channel, leveling it up and granting it permission to post stories ».

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Name Type Description
peer InputPeer The channel to boost.



Possible errors

Code Type Description
400 BOOST_NOT_MODIFIED You're already boosting the specified channel.
400 PEER_ID_INVALID The provided peer id is invalid.
400 PREMIUM_ACCOUNT_REQUIRED A premium account is required to execute this action.

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