The news is all out that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will soon be seen sharing screen space with popular nature explorer Bear Grylls on Man Vs Wild. The episode, which will be titled Man vs Wild with Bear Grylls & PM Modi. The Indian leader will be seen discovering the lush wildlife of Uttarakhand. The episode featuring PM Narendra Modi has been shot in the Jim Corbett National Park.
Speaking about the show, PM Narendra Modi said in a statement that, "For years, I have lived among nature, in the mountains and the forests. These years have a lasting impact on my life. So when I was asked about a special program focusing on life beyond politics and that too in the midst of nature, I was both intrigued and inclined to take part in it. For me, this show presents a great opportunity to showcase to the world India’s rich environmental heritage and stress on the importance of environment conservation and living in harmony with nature. It was a great experience spending time in the jungle once again, this time with Bear, who is blessed with indefatigable energy and quest to experience nature at its purest.”
When Bear Grylls was asked about his experience on working with PM Modi, he said, “It is such a privilege to be taking Prime Minister Modi on an adventure into the Indian wilderness and I feel truly honoured to get to spend time with this remarkable world leader. The wild reminds us that we need each other and that together we are stronger. I am so excited to spend time with the PM and to get to know the man who leads this great nation.”
The episode with PM Narendra Modi will premiere on August 12 at 9 pm on 12 Discovery channels. Are you excited to watch PM Modi in the wild with Bear Grylls?