Sources in the Kerala Prisons and Correctional Services Department said a few acres of land lying just outside the jail compound will be utilised for the purpose.
“Initially, the cattle farm will aim at meeting the milk requirements of the jail.
Open JailThe department is also planning to start an ‘Open Jail’ where a large-sized dairy farm will function.
“At the ‘Open Jail’ farm, milk will be produced and processed which will then be sold through our outlets across the state.
Last week, a new outlet was launched by Rishiraj Singh, Director General of Kerala Prisons and Correctional Services Department, outside the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Metro Station.