Sidhant was born as Gyana Ranjan Mohapatra in Brahmapur, Odisha to Dr. Kanak & Dr. Manmohan Mohapatra. He completed his early education from St. Vincent's Convent School, Brahmapur and did his higher secondary and graduation in commerce from Dharanidhar Autonomous College, Keonjhar. He completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing from Institute of Marketing and Management, New Delhi in 1989. While starting his career in movies he changed his name to Sidhant legally.
He was the first romantic hero of Odia film industry and she was an epitome of beauty. Together, they created magic on screen with Maa, Laxmi, Kaa, Stree and Sansaar. Three among them won national awards. They set new milestones in cinema by producing and directing movies, telefilms, music videos and documentaries again as a team.
They are hands down the timeless and most popular couple who ruled Ollywood for a long time with a cult status. Their dance sequences, romantic scenes and on-screen banter made a special place in the hearts of the audience. Sahari Bagha, Chaka Bhaunri, Danda Baalunga, Jaga Hatare Pagha were some of the movies that made them an iconic onscreen pairing. 1e1e36bf2d