Out of the 6,019 fresh Covid-19 cases, 3,397 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 2,622 cases were reported from local contacts.
Khordha district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 796, followed by Cuttack at 531, Jajpur at 406 and Angul at 335.
With the new cases, the total tally of Covid-19 cases in the State increased to 8,31,129.
As many as 7,56,641 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
At present, the State has 71,312 active cases.