Yassin, who created 1000 daily 1-minute videos on Facebook under the page Nas Daily, featured Jadav Payeng in his latest video that aired on Monday.
Yassin, in this video, speaks about Payeng’s journey of over 40 years and what led Payeng create a sprawling forest spread across 550 hectares of land.
“It took me a lot of effort to find this guy,” the renowned video blogger can be heard saying in the video.
“I had to cross oceans and drive to the middle of nowhere and walk in the middle of a swamp just to share his simple message with you,” he added.
“The Forest Man of India is an awesome human and an awesome farmer. On the first episode of Planet Warriors, I am beyond excited to share his story with you,” Yassin wrote on his Facebook page.
The video also featured Payeng’s family and some of his friends and well-wishers.
Payeng, who has been invited to numerous seminars and workshops in the past few years to speak on the environment, said he wants to pen down a book about the ways of planting trees.
“I want to pass on the knowledge for the future generation to learn and plant more trees to make the world a better and a greener place,” Payeng said.