The Rohingya people are a stateless Indo-Aryan ethnic group who reside in Rakhine State, Myanmar. Rohingyas are facing persecution from Buddhist people. Many brutally killed, girls are raped and thrashed.
There were an estimated 1 million Rohingya living in Myanmar before the 2016–17 crisis. By December 2017, an estimated 625,000 refugees from Rakhine, Myanmar, had crossed the border into Bangladesh since August 2017.