Images and video clippings of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi with TV show host Edward Michael Grylls aka Bear Grylls broke the Internet. The upcoming episode of the adventure series, Man vs. Wild, features this duo embarking on an excursion in the wild.
The promotional video showcases the Prime Minister getting candid with the host. From trekking through grasslands or floating amidst in the river on an inflatable raft, the program captures the Prime Minister in an unconventional element. The episode has been shot at the Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand.
The two are seen sharing a hearty laugh. Bear Grylls even says to Narendra Modi – “You are the most important man in India. My job is to keep you alive”.
The Prime Minister of India @narendramodi – leader of the world’s largest democracy. And what he shared here was mind-blowing… coming soon to @discovery #pmmodiondiscovery #survival #india @worldscouting (video clip to follow) https://t.co/3yoTct1Wsd pic.twitter.com/AFdaa2HCoM
— Bear Grylls (@BearGrylls) July 31, 2019
This special episode starring Narendra Modi has been created to raise awareness about animal and wildlife conservation and environmental changes in the country.
When speaking to India Today, Prime Minster said, “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, that too in the midst of nature, I was both intrigued and inclined to take part in it”.
The episode will be aired on your screens this August 12 at 9pm.
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