Broken matta rice is the irregular shaped rice kernels produced by crushing the regular matta rice kernels. Typically they are the size of one-fourth or one-third of the regular matta rice kernel. These rice are used for making porridge (പൊടിയരി കഞ്ഞി) or kheerpayasam (പായസം).
Mayil is a brand owned by Kottackal Agro Foods from Kerala, India. Based out of Kaladi in Kerala state of India, Kottackal Agro Foods is a pioneer in producing some of the best quality rice and wheat based products in India. Using sophisticated sortex machines imported from Japan, Mayil brand has been one of the leading brand in rice and rice based products from India in terms of quality and consistency. Export operations started in 1991 and within a short span of time became one of the favorite brand of rice and rice products in the Middle East and Eurpoe. Through constant quality checks and strict control over the quality of products on a continuous basis, Mayil brand has been certified as per ISO 9001 by AQA (American Quality Assessors) in 2002.