Out of the 6,097 fresh Covid-19 cases, 3,446 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 2,651 cases were reported from local contacts.
Khordha district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 1,017, followed by Cuttack at 647, Jajpur at 434 and Balasore at 392.
With the new cases, the total tally of Covid-19 cases in the State increased to 8,37,226.
As many as 7,64,673 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
At present, the State has 69,333 active cases.