How to account for excess payment

Good afternoon,
Say for Eletricity Bill payment - the Bill amount is INR 845/- and I paid to the Dept INR1,000/-. How to account this transaction.

As a new user you should really start by reading the Guides.

Another great page for consulting these basic accounting questions (not the scope of this forum) is

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If your electric utility company has been set up as a supplier, you record your payment exactly the same way as if you had paid the correct amount. The purchase invoice will be overpaid. See Record a payment | Manager and Resolve overpaid status on purchase invoices | Manager.

Thank you so much for the guidance. Very much appreciated.