HYDERABAD: The State Election Commission has postponed the ‘casual’ elections to several ZPTCs and MPTCs and sarpanches and members of gram panchayats from September 8 to 16 in view of the seven-day mourning for former Chief Minister Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy. The counting of votes will take place on September 16 (for gram panchayats) and 19 (MPTCs/ZPTCs), a press release said here on Saturday. — Special Correspondent