A Short History of Rohingya Muslims

A Short History of Rohingya Muslims The Rohingya, a people of South Asian origin, dwelled in an independent kingdom in Arakan, now known as Rakhine state in modern-day Myanmar. The Rohingya came into contact with Islam through Arab traders. Close ties were forged between Arakan and Bengal. In 1784, The Burman King Bodawpaya conquered Arakan […]