Central Prison & Correctional Home, Thiruvananthapuram
Land Phone No.
0471- 2342138 / 2342139
Email cp.tvpm.prisons@kerala.gov.in
Established Year 1886 September 23
Land Area
  • 9 acres (Inside the compound)
  • 39.36 acres (Outside the compound)
Location Street Poojappura
Village Thycaud
Corporation / Municipality / Panchayath Municipal Corporation Thiruvananthapuram (Poojappura Ward)
Important Institutions near Jail with distance Police Station Poojappura - 1.6 KM
0471-2350266
Fire Station Chenkal Choola - 3 KM
0471-2333101
Court Sessions Court Complex, Vanchiyoor - 5 KM
Railway Station Thiruvananthapuram Central - 3.8 KM
Bus Station Thiruvananthapuram Central - 3.8 KM
Taluk Hospital Fort Hospital, Thiruvananthapuram - 5.2 KM
District Hospital General Hospital, Thiruvanathapuaram - 4.5 KM
Medical College Hospital Thiruvananthapuram - 7.3 KM
Distance from main road 0 km (Poojappura - Vazhuthacaud road)
Number of Cells / Barrack BLOCK CELL / BARRACK
UT A 03 Cells
UT B 06 Cells
A Block 03 Barracks + 09 Cells
B Block 03 Barracks + 04 Cells
C Block 04 Barracks
D Block 04 Barracks
E Block 03 Barracks
F Block 03 Barracks
New Block 01 Barrack
Hospital Block 04 Barracks
7th Block 03 Cells + 04 Barracks
8th Block 24 Cells
9th Block 16 Cells
10th Block 26 Cells
11th Block 10 Cells
12th A - Block 18 Cells
12th B - Block 30 Cells
Authorised Capacity 727
Average no of Prisoners 1350
Production units working in Jail Food Production Unit, Cafeteria, Free Fashionista Boutique Center, Beauty Parlour, Tailoring Unit, Weaving Unit, Carpentry Unit, Umbrella Making, Nettippattam Production, Pot painting, Paper Bag Unit, Dairy Farm, Petroleum Outlet, Hawai Chapel Production Unit

Sri. N.S. Nirmalanandan Nair

Superintendent,
Central Prison & Correctional Home,
Thiruvananthapuram

+91 9446899545

Staff Pattern
SL No. Designation Scale of pay No. Of Post
1 Superintendent 95600-153200 1
2 Joint Superintendent 63700-123700 2
3 Deputy Superintendent 55200-115300 2
4 Medical Officer 55200-115300 2
5 Welfare officer Gr-I 63700-123700 1
6 Welfare officer Gr-II 55200-115300 1
7 Assistant Superintendent Gr-I 43400-91200 6
8 Assistant Superintendent Gr-II 41300-87000 8
9 Prison Officer 37400-79000 3
10 Gatekeeper 35600-75400 2
11 Deputy Prison Officer 37400-79000 56
12 Assistant Prison Officer 27900-63700 163
13 Asst Prison Officer Cum Driver 26500-60700 05
14 Lab Technician 37400-79000 1
15 ECG Technician 35600-75400 1
16 Pharmacist 37400-79000 1
17 Nursing Assistant 24400-55200 2
18 Carpentry Forman 35600-75400 1
19 Carpentry Instructor 35600-75400 1
20 Weaving Instructor 35600-75400 1
21 Weaving Assistant 35600-75400 2
22 Weaver 17000-39500 2
23 Tailoring Instructor 26500-60700 1
24 Black Smithy Instuctor 26500-60700 1
25 Boot Forman 26500-60700 1
26 Shoe Mesthiri 24400-55200 1
27 UD Clerk 35600-75400 1
28 UD Typist 35600-75400 1
29 Driver 27900-63700 1
30 Peon/Office Asistant 16500-35700 1