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In each of the questions given below, a situation has been stated. Answer the question, based on the information given in the paragraph.
The original argument given for demonetization was that it would extinguish unaccounted or ‘black’ money. The presumption underlying this was that with unaccounted income inevitably held as cash, owners of these hoards would be hesitant to turn them in to banks as they would have to explain the source. When it was pointed out that unaccounted income is very likely to have been converted into real assets or transferred overseas, the analysts shifted the narrative. It then explained that the move was meant to get the economy to run on ‘less cash’. Analysts’ behavior is ____________________.
None of these
Correct Option is vagarious
Solution:The correct choice is option (d). The government’s behavior is ‘vagarious’ which means ‘erratic and unpredictable in behaviour or direction’ because before analysts were aiming at seizing the cash but later changed their statement that the demonetization was happened to reduce cash. Therefore, the correct choice is option (d). outrageous means that makes you very angry or shocked intrigued means arouse the curiosity or interest of; fascinate whimsical means playfully quaint or fanciful, especially in an appealing and amusing way.
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