India PM Modi to feature on Man vs. Wild with Bear Grylls


India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to feature on the popular series Man vs. Wild starring Bear Gryllz.

A promo video popped up online today showing the politician travelling around the Indian wilderness with Grylls, a survival expert.

This episode is set to air on August 12th.

Grylls tweeted “”People across 180 countries will get to see the unknown side of PM @narendramodi as he ventures into Indian wilderness to create awareness about animal conservation & environmental change”.

Today is also International Tiger Day, and PM Modi says a national survey has shown that India’s tiger population has increased by a third in the last four years to almost 3,000 animals.