The daughter of Italian Parliamentarian has accepted Islam and has changed her name from Manuela Franco Barbato to Aysha. She converted to Islam while studying at Italian University “Università L’orientale” which is situated in her own city Napoli.
On Facebook Aysha wrote “The hijab is my way, the way that Allah has chosen for me.”
His father is not happy with the conversion believing that Islam is fundamentalist’s religion. He said they have to pray 5 times a day, they have to follow commands of Allah.
According to PEW survey around 63% of Italians has unfavorable views about Muslims.