Former provincial minister for Health, Education and Social Welfare is also a women's rights activist, social worker, politician, educationist and lawyer.
She is the mother of two girls and currently lives in Islamabad. Fazila was born and brought up in an enlightened and literate family.
She was the first woman minister of Balochistan when she was appointed Minister of Health, Education and Social Welfare in 1976. She was also the first woman elected to the Balochistan Assembly in 1972.