OBE honored Edward Michael Grylls, popularly known as Bear Grylls, is known for his show ‘Man vs. Wild’ where he is seen tackling and surviving extreme adventures and challenges in remote regions, from Africa to Norway he has been almost everywhere. Now, he has arrived in India but this time he is not alone! One of the world’s most powerful leaders will be there to accompany him,our beloved Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi. Bear Grylls and Modi will explore the wilderness of Uttarakhand’s Jim Corbett National Park. Grylls shared a clip from the show where the duo is seen strolling in a dinghy. Man vs. Wild airs on the Discovery Channel and the channel issued a statement saying that this special episode featuring survivalist and adventurer Bear Grylls at the Jim Corbett National Park, will be a frank and informative journey. The show has been shot with the aim of promoting awareness on wildlife conservation and environmental change. PM Modi also issued a statement saying,
India- where you find lush green forests, diverse wildlife, beautiful mountains and mighty rivers.
Watching this programme will make you want to visit different parts of India and add to the discourse of environmental conservation.
Thanks @BearGrylls for coming here! @DiscoveryIN https://t.co/AksPyHfo7X
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 29, 2019
“For me, this show presents a great opportunity to showcase to the world India’s rich environmental heritage and stress on the importance of environmental 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.”
The special episode will air on 12th August at 9 PM.