(From Thai Press Reports)
Section: Government and Politics - Article 7 move 'would obstruct democracy', the Bangkok Post reports.
Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra ridiculed his rival Democrat party for ''flocking together'' with the People's Alliance for Democracy by seeking to replace him with a royally-bestowed prime minister, a move he said would obstruct democracy. Mr Thaksin said he never thought the Democrats would adopt the PAD stand on a royally-installed prime minister.
''What they are doing is equivalent to puncturing democracy,'' he said, during a visit to a motor show in Bangkok on March 25.
The Democrats suggested during …