Of these fresh cases, 459 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 332 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 29 districts of the State.
Among the districts, with 147 cases Sundergarh remained at the top of the positive list today followed by Khurda (118), Bargarh (48), Cuttack (46) and Sambalpur (45).
At least 27 cases have been reported from the State Pool today.
Besides 266 Corona patients were also recovered in the State today.