An activist, who earlier attempted to disrupt a Democrat seminar, was hit and kicked after he tried to interrupt the party's assembly at Miracle Grand Hotel on Friday.
Ake Auttagorn was surrounded by ordinary members of the party who shouted at him and chased him from the fourth floor of the hotel to the lobby.
Party members accused him of being “Thaksin’s servant”, to which retorted that they were “Dictators’ servants”. During the commotion, someone hit Ake in the face, knocking off his sunglasses. Another jump-kicked him on the back. He was taken out of the hotel by security officers.