As many as 1474 more Covid-19 positive cases were detected in the State in the last 24 hours thereby taking the total infection count to 295889 on Monday.
Of these fresh cases, 855 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 619 found as local contacts.
According to the data furnished on its Twitter account of the Information and Public Relations Department, the new cases were detected from all the 30 districts of the State.
Among the districts, Khurda recorded the highest number of 175 cases, followed by Cuttack (120), Sundargarh (104) and Balangir (89).
Besides, 30 cases were reported from the State pool.