Srinagar, March 21 -- Amid a sudden spike in Covid-19 cases across the country, the Centre has issued fresh guidelines for the management of Covid patients in India.

India on Tuesday logged in 918 fresh coronavirus cases, with active cases rising to 6350, Union health ministry data showed.

According to the data, the death toll increased to 5,30,806 with four fatalities recorded - two from Rajasthan and one each in Karnataka and Kerala.

The active cases now comprise 0.01 per cent of the total infections. The national covid-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.80 per cent, according to the health ministry website.

The Covid-19 National Task Force issued a fresh list of revisions in the guidelines for the management of adult Covid-19 pati...