Delhi Police celebrated 73rd Raising Day on 16 February 2020. The celebration was presided over by the Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah. Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Shri Anil Baijal and the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Smt. Kiran Bedi participated in the occasion. Home Minister Amit Shah presented medals to Delhi Police Officers for their exceptional service. Delhi Police: Formed on: 1861 (Delhi Police on 16 February 1948) Headquarters: Indraprashta estate, New Delhi Officer responsible: Amit Shah, Minister of Home Affairs Delhi Police functions under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and not the Delhi government. It is the law enforcement body of the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT).