Out of the 7,216 fresh Covid-19 cases, 4,041 cases were detected from quarantined people, while 3,175 cases were reported from local contacts.
Cuttack district recorded the maximum number of fresh cases at 1,091, followed by Khordha at 809, Kendrapada at 487, Dhenkanal at 428 and Angul at 409.
With the new cases, the total tally of Covid-19 cases in the State increased to 7,39,955.
As many as 6,35,179 people of the State have recovered from Coronavirus infection so far, said the Health Department.
At present, the State has 1,02,072 active cases.