Fatima Surayya Bajia, Pride of Performance, is a renowned Urdu novelist, playwright and drama writer of Pakistan. She has been awarded various awards at home and abroad including Japan’s highest civil award in recognition of her works.She also remained Advisor to the Chief Minister of Sindh province in Pakistan.
Bajia Born on 1 September 1930 in Hyderabad, India, she has never attended a formal school, all her education took place at home, but instead she is ranked an eminent intellectual, reader and writer. One of ten children, her other siblings include: Anwar Maqsood, Zehra Nigah, Zubaida Tariq (cooking expert) and Mrs Kazmi, a famous dress designer.
She is a well-known personality in Pakistan with relation to the radio, television and stage and an ardent feminist. She wrote her first long play Mehman.
She contributed for the literary programmes like Auraaq, and beauty care programmes under the title Aaraish-e-Khaam-e-Kakal and she also produced some children programmes.
She produced great for Women programmes, especially she is founder of Khwateen key Meilaad. she told us many things which is not known to public. she was just 16 years younger than her mother. there is no one in her family who has not blessed by special skills. even a children of 10 years has the neck of writing, Bajia is a lady who has never said NO to any one for any work, its like a open darbar, any one can go and have their problems solved, you go any time she will invite you for lunch or dinner.