Rev.Fr. Ernest Porutota – Founding Director of OCIC – Sri Lanka was called to Eternal Rest

Rev.Fr. Ernest Porutota was called to eternal rest on this morning (16) at the age of 88 years.
Rev. Fr . Poruthota born in 1931, Porutotage Raymond Ernest Alexander Fernando – Ernest Porutota – was ordained in February 1957 at the St. Lucia’s Cathedral in Kotahena, Sri Lanka.
Rev. Fr. Porutota was also the founding Director of OCIC, SIGNIS Awards.
Rev.Fr. Porutota authored several books such as ‘Kithunu Peraliya’ and ‘Gihiya’ as well.
He had been receiving treatment in a private hospital at the time of his demise.
May his soul Rest in Peace !