Coronavirus cases in India are nearing 27,000-mark as the positive cases rise to 26,917 on Sunday after 1,975 new COVID-19 cases were reported across the country. It is the highest single-day spike in COVID-19 infections as the testing agency ICMR has ramped up sample testing on a wider scale. As per the ICMR official data, 62,5309 samples have been tested as on 26 April 2020, 9 AM. The number of samples tested in India is more than that of countries like Japan and South Korea. Meanwhile, Britain has tested 6,40,792 samples so far.