Zobaida Jalal was born on august 31, 1959 and was elected as MNA as a PML (Q) candidate. She has a Master Degree in English Literature from University of Balochistan. Zobaida Jalal is currently serving as Federal Minister for Women Development and Special Education.
Zobaida Jalal has traveled to Nepal, South Korea, Philippines, UK, China, France, Iran and more. She received the Pride of Performance Presidential award for Education in 1993, Pride of Performance award by F.R.I.E.N.D.S Organisation, and a gold medal from Balochistan National Foundation for Education in 1998. She previously served as Federal Minister for Education in 2002.
Her publications include Papers on Balochi Embroidery and Poverty alleviation.