Modi with Bear Grylls, PM to feature on Man vs Wild episode; check when and where to watch

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be featured on the special episode of one of the most popular television programmes 'Man Vs Wild' soon. This special episode aims to create awareness about animal conservation and environmental change.

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Jul 29, 2019, 03:38 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be featured on the special episode of one of the most popular television programmes 'Man Vs Wild' soon. This special episode aims to create awareness about animal conservation and environmental change. The special episode of the show featuring PM Modi was recently filmed in the Jim Corbett National Park and will highlight issues like wildlife conservation, environmental change etc. The programme can be seen by viewers in 180 countries and along with PM Modi there is adventurer and television presenter Edward Michael Grylls, popularly known as Bear Grylls. 

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What is so special about Modi in Man vs Wild episode

What is so special about Modi in Man vs Wild episode

"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 programme focusing on life beyond politics and that too in the midst of nature I was both intrigued and inclined to take part in it," the Prime Minister said in a statement. Image: Discovery Youtube

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Opportunity to showcase India's rich environmental heritage: Modi

Opportunity to showcase India's rich environmental heritage: Modi

The prime minister added that 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," Modi added. Image: Discovery Youtube

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To be broadcast in 180 countries

To be broadcast in 180 countries

People across 180 countries will get to see the unknown side of PM Modi as he ventures into Indian wilderness to create awareness about animal conservation & environmental change. Image: Discovery Youtube

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Excited to spend time with the PM: Bear Grylls

Excited to spend time with the PM: Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls, "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".

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Announcement on International Tigers Day

Announcement on International Tigers Day

Grylls also posted a short video of the promos of the programme. The announcement comes on the occasion of International Tigers Day, celebrated each year on July 29. Image: Discovery Youtube