Sivapalan was born on 11.08.1968, the son of Kandasamy and Sakthi paappa in the village of Puthur, Karaichurru, Radapuram taluka, Tirunelveli district. With him were born 2 older sisters and 2 younger Sisters. He completed his schooling at World Savior High School in Thisaiyinvillai. He studied Economics at Adityanar College, Thiruchendur, Thoothukudi District. Thoothukudi District Sundanga Fort Vellaganesan – Mangammal married their daughter Thilagavathi Ammayara on 18.1.1996. While studying in college, the founder of the Navnirman Party, Mr. Rajthakre ji was inspired by their policies. During his college days he joined the student movement and participated in many welfare programs and social welfare struggles.
PARTY WORK AND PUBLIC WORK
With the blessings of Mr. Rajthakre Jee, he started the Tamil Nadu Navnirman Party in 2014. Distributed free note books to students through the party. He waged many struggles for the rights of the people of Tamil Nadu. Involved in conservation of natural resources. Planted thousands of saplings. Every year on Vinayaka Chaturthi, a procession is held on behalf of the party. Gives free notebooks to poor, simple students for the day. He urged the Tamil Nadu government to remove the encroachment of canals, ponds and lakes in the 9 districts affected by the heavy rains in November 2017 and to provide relief to all the affected families and to expedite the implementation of housing repairs. Demanding to raise the standard of education in Tamil Nadu on December 3, 2017.