Andhra Pradesh (AP) government has begun helicopter services from Hyderabad to Srisailam in Kurnool, for the convenience of devotees to Lord Mallikarjuna Swamy and Goddess Brahmarambha temple. The charges for the copter services, towards Srisailam and back, have been decided as Rs. 14,840. The journey will take 45 minutes, the service managers said. The devotees would have a chance to view the Nallamala forests as well as Krishna river, they added.