Watch: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi drives a tractor in Punjab as he takes time off campaigning



As the Lok Sabha 2019 election pitch enters its final phase, Congress President Rahul Gandhi took some time off to drive a tractor in Ludhiana on Wednesday. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, Ludhiana MP Ravneet Bittu and Congress leader Asha Kumari sat by his side as the Congress chief drove the tractor at a Ludhiana farm after addressing a public rally. Found Rahul Gandhi to be greater driver when he took Congress steering wheel. But today Any day better than the ride Narendra Modi took us on in 2014! Time to hand over the wheels to Rahul!, Punjab CM tweeted. Found @RahulGandhi to be greater driver when he took @INCIndia steering wheel. But today Any day better than the ride @narendramodi took us on in 2014! Time to hand over the wheels to Rahul! pic.twitter.com\/At99fWamzO Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) May 15, 2019 Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala also posted a video clip showing Rahul Gandhi driving a tractor in a tweet. He ended the tweet text with Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan, Jai Hindustan. twitter.com\/069l9SvqaM In its manifesto, the grand old party has promised farm loan waivers if it comes to power. The party has also promised to release a separate agriculture budget to implement loan waiver scheme and provide fair farm prices to farmers. Earlier, addressing a rally in Ludhiana, Gandhi had attacked the SAD-BJP alliance in Punjab and promised strict action against those involved in the 2015 desecration of the Guru Granth Sahib. Gandhis focus on the issue of desecration of religious scriptures came at a time when BJP has targeted Congress over the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. He also attacked PM Narendra Modi at another rally over demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax (GST). All 13 Lok Sabha seats in Punjab will go to polls in the last phase of 2019 General elections on May 19.