The new cases included 86 children in the age group of 0-18 years. While 272 cases were reported from among the quarantined people, 195 detected as local contacts.
Among districts, Khurda recorded highest 243 positives, followed by Cuttack 36, Balasore 16, Sambalpur 14, Jagatsinghpur and Rayagada 13 each, Mayurbhanj 10, Kendrapada nine, Jajpur and Sundargarh eight each, Bhadrak and Nayagarh six each, Boudh and Puri five each, Angul and Dhenkanal four each, Ganjam, Jharsuguda and Keonjhar two each and Bargarh, Balangir, Nawarangpur and Sonepur reported one positive each.
Besides, 57 cases were reported from the State Poll.
During the period, 573 patients recovered from the coronavirus, taking the State’s total recoveries to 10,24,422. Active cases stood at 4,747.
A total of 2,13,81,849 have so far been done to detect Covid19 positive cases, informed the department.