The 5th bi-ennial conference and 27th foundation day orf Barpeta press club was held recently at Barpeta Press club premises with two days long programme. On the first day the new committee with 11 executive members was formed with Sunil Kr. Das as President, Utpal Kr. Das as Secretary , Priyaranjan Das as Vice President, and Pulkesh Pathak as Assistant Seretary. In the next morning the programme started with the hoisting of the flag by Sunil Kr Das, President, Barpeta press club. The floral tributes and tree plantation were also held. The open session in the evening was ornamented by Basanta Kr. Sarma, the newly elected President, Barpeta District Xahitya Xabha as chief guest and Phanidhar Kalita, DC Barpeta as distingushed guest. Addressing in the open session Basanta Kr. Sarma said that the life of journalists are not so easy, it is full of struggle. He addedd that the society never accepted anything whatever written by the journalists. The journalists should not go against the society. As the false news hampers the society very badly, sometimes the truthfull news may also help to change the society. In this meeting noted literatuer Akshay Kr. Mishra, Arjun Ch. Das, ex- principal, MC College, Barpeta were also addressed.