How to add comment in Jira using rest api

I work with JIRA 6.3.9. I need to add comment in issue. For making POST request i use program Postman. I have administrator account.
My post request https://88.208***/rest/api/2/issue/13138/comment
In Administration I indicate Type Basic Auth and Username, Password of administrator account
In field body i write:

{
"body": "My comment.",
"visibility": {
"type": "role",
"value": "Administrators"
}
}


Answer:

<html>
<head>
<title>Apache Tomcat/7.0.55 - Error report</title>
<style>
<!--H1 {font-family:Tahoma,Arial,sans-serif;color:white;background-color:#525D76;font-size:22px;} H2 {font-family:Tahoma,Arial,sans-serif;color:white;background-color:#525D76;font-size:16px;} H3 {font-family:Tahoma,Arial,sans-serif;color:white;background-color:#525D76;font-size:14px;} BODY {font-family:Tahoma,Arial,sans-serif;color:black;background-color:white;} B {font-family:Tahoma,Arial,sans-serif;color:white;background-color:#525D76;} P {font-family:Tahoma,Arial,sans-serif;background:white;color:black;font-size:12px;}A {color : black;}A.name {color : black;}HR {color : #525D76;}-->
</style>
</head>
<body>
<h1>HTTP Status 415 - Unsupported Media Type</h1>
<HR size="1" noshade="noshade">
<p>
<b>type</b> Status report
</p>
<p>
<b>message</b>
<u>Unsupported Media Type</u>
</p>
<p>
<b>description</b>
<u>The server refused this request because the request entity is in a format not supported by the requested resource for the requested method.</u>
</p>
<HR size="1" noshade="noshade">
<h3>Apache Tomcat/7.0.55</h3>
</body>
</html>


I also tried like that:
POST https://88.208***/rest/api/2/issue/13138
in body

{
"body": "My comment." 
}


or

{
"update": {
"comment": [
{
"add": {
"body": "It is time to finish this task"
}
}
]
}
}


Error is the same.
Atlassian documentation says about request parameter expand, but i don't know how to use it

I don't know what to do. Help, please

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Do a POST to https://88.208***/rest/api/2/issue/13138/comment with the following JSON object:

{
"body": "It is time to finish this task"
}

Let us know how that goes!

What error are you getting now?

It worked for me. Thank you Jobin.

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