|Diwan of Travancore|
16 August 1906 – 26 October 1907
|Preceded by||V. P. Madhava Rao|
|Succeeded by||P. Rajagopalachari|
Gopalachari was born into a Vaishnavite Brahmin family in Sarukkai, Madras Presidency in the year 1850. He graduated in law and worked as a vakil in Madurai before being appointed a sub-judge on March 21, 1885. In June 1903, he was confirmed as officiating district and sessions judge. Gopalachari was serving as District Judge of Tinnevely when he was appointed Diwan of Travancore in 1906.