Of the 57 new cases, 17 cases were detected from among the quarantined people while 40 were local contacts.
With the detection of the fresh cases, the total Covid tally rose to 30,284 while the active cases stood at 646.
Similarly, with 60 fresh recoveries the cured tally too surged to 29,418 in the city.
The State today recorded as many as 868 more Covid-19 positive cases, with Khurda district reporting highest 102 cases today. Of these fresh cases, 502 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 366 found as local contacts.
The State also recorded 1,315 new recoveries in the last 24 hours taking the total cured tally to 3,00,474. The number of active cases now stood at 8,818.
Meanwhile, a review meeting was held under the chairmanship of Women and Child Development Principal Secretary-cum-COVID Observer for Bhubaneswar, Anu Garg with all concerned officials of BMC to review the COVID19 situation of the city.