Nutritious and wholesome diet is provided to all inmates. Special diet is provided to the physically ill/weak inmates, by the advice of the Prison Medical Officer.

Menu for Normal Diet

Day Break Fast Lunch Tea Supper (Evening)
SUNDAY Idly/Dosa, Sambar, Tea Rice, Aviyal, Theeyal, Curd Tea Rice, Thoran, Rasam
MONDAY Chappathy, Bengal Gram Curry, Tea Rice, Fish Curry, fried Vegetables, Pulissery Tea Rice, Tapioca Masala, Rasam, Pickle
(Mango/Lemon/gooseberry)
TUERSDAY Uppuma, Green Piece curry, Tea Rice, Aviyal, Sambar, Curd Tea Rice, Thoran, Green Gram Curry
WEDNESDAY Chappathy, Bengal Gram Curry, Tea Rice, Fish Curry, Aviyal, Pulissery Tea Rice, Tapioca Masala, Rasam, Pickle
(Mango/Lemon/gooseberry)
THURSDAY Uppuma, Green Piece Curry, Tea Rice, Aviyal, Sambar, Curd Tea Rice, Thoran, Theeyal
FRIDAY Chappathy, Bengal Gram Curry, Tea Rice, Aviyal, Erussery, Pulissery Tea Rice, Thoran, Rasam
SATURDAY Uppuma, Green Piece Curry, Tea Rice, Thoran, Mutton Curry, Pulissery Tea Rice, Tapioca Masala, Rasam, Pickle
(Mango/Lemon/gooseberry)

Vegetarian inmates are issued vegetarian dishes instead of Fish & Mutton. Prisoners of Open Prison & Correctional Home are provided extra ration of 100 grams rice and 340 grams tapioca.

Inmates are given special feasts for the following festivals, yearly:-
  • Vishu, Onam, Ramzan, Bakrid, Christmas, Easter, Independence Day, Republic Day, Gandhi Jayanthi Day, Kerala Piravi Day
  • In Open Prisons inmates are given a harvest feast at the close of every harvest.