Suara.com – Anjir is known as a swear word or often contains admiration for something by the younger generation. Interestingly, it turns out that Anjir is also the name of a district that has recently become a topic of conversation on the X platform.
The reason is, it turns out that the Anjir area is in Kalimantan and is divided into two regions, namely Central Kalimantan and South Kalimantan with different time zones.
“Do any of you live in Anjir? The sender is really curious about your daily life, right? This is still one area and even has its own KM count, but there is a 1 hour time difference between provinces, so how do you make an appointment if the time is different,” wrote the sender in X account @tanyarlfes as quoted on Thursday (12/10/2023).
Because of this, Anjir finally became better known. Not a few explained several things related to the area and made other funny comments. To find out, here are interesting facts about Anjir.
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1. Have Different Time Zones
The Anjir area itself is in a different time zone, because one is in the South Kalimantan area which uses Central Indonesian Time (WITA), the other is Central Kalimantan with West Indonesian Time (WIB).
2. Anjir is divided into two different regions
Interestingly, the Anjir area is divided into two different regions, namely Central Kalimantan and South Kalimantan. Even so, the distance is still close, especially Anjir which is on the border, only 1km!
3. Not swearing
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The name Anjir itself is not actually taken from a curse, but in the KBBI, Anjir means canal, channel (water), canal. This area is close to a river.
Reporting from Wikipedia, Anjir is the term for a canal that connects two rivers in Kalimantan.
4. Tourist Area
Anjir has many tourist areas that can be visited, including the iconic Barito Bridge, Floating Market, Kambang River Rafting, Wasaka Museum, and many more.
5. Have the best quality rice
For South Kalimantan people, Anjir rice is one of the best quality rice. Even though this area has a high level of mobility and is crossed by cross-provincial roads, on the left and right you can still see lots of rice paddies lined up.