Of these fresh cases, 755 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 527 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 28 districts of the State.
Among the districts, with 224 cases Sundergarh remained at the top of the positive list today followed by Khurda (192), Kalahandi (108), Bargarh (84) and Nuapada and Sambalpur 82 each.
At least 45 cases have been reported from the State Pool today.
Besides 228 Corona patients were also recovered in the State today.