Out of the 5,235 fresh Covid-19 cases, 2,957 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 2,278 cases were reported from local contacts.
Khordha district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 726, followed by Cuttack at 557, Jajpur at 394, Balasore at 320, Mayurbhanj at 285 and Angul at 277.
With the new cases, the total tally of Covid-19 cases in the State increased to 8,42,461.
As many as 7,72,972 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
At present, the State has 66,226 active cases.