Mirzapur diwali special: On the occasion of Deepawali, the country and the world get scattered with light and happiness, but in Mirzapur, UP, Chauhan society is such that celebrates this day as a mourning day. Thousands of families of Madihan tehsil here are following the hundreds of years old tradition of celebrating Deepawali as a mourning day. They believe that it was on the day of Diwali that Muhammad Ghori killed Emperor Prithviraj Chauhan. Due to this, their society does not celebrate any happiness on the day of Deepawali. .