Of these fresh cases, 5081 cases were detected from among quarantined people and the rest 3833 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 30 districts of the State.
Among the districts, with 1258 new cases Khurda remained at the top followed by Sundergarh (592), Cuttack (587), Puri (530), Sambalpur (520) and Bargarh (452).
Besides, 255 cases were reported from the State pool.
6527 Corona patients were also recovered in the State today.