Watch Rohingya Vision TV Live TV from Myanmar News TV Channel / The Rohingya are a people who pride their existence and achievements amidst the nation of the world. To revive the culture and spirit of the Rohingyas throughout the world via the new media channels and social networking. The Rohingya people Indo-Aryan people from Rakhine State, Myanmar, which they claim to be their homeland for generations. There are an estimated 1 million Rohingyas living in Myanmar. The majority of them are Muslim and a minority are Hindu. Described as “one of the most persecuted minorities in the world”, most of the Rohingya population are denied citizenship under the 1982 Burmese citizenship law, which restricts full citizenship to British Indian migrants who settled after 1823. The Rohingyas are also restricted from freedom of movement, state education and civil service jobs in Myanmar. Despite promises of equality by Myanmar’s independence leader Aung San, the Rohingyas have faced military crackdowns in 1978, 1991–1992, 2012, 2015 and 2016–2017. UN officials have described Myanmar’s persecution of the Rohingya as ethnic cleansing, while there have been warnings of an unfolding genocide. Yanghee Lee, the UN special investigator on Myanmar, believes the country wants to expel its entire Rohingya population.