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, Banana/Plantain, 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, Banana/Plantain, 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, Banana/Plantain, 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.