A Bronx mailman has died from the coronavirus, the 1st acknowledged metropolis letter carrier to succumb to the sickness, according to his labor union.
Rakkhon Kim, 50, who worked at a publish place of work in West Farms, died from problems of the condition on Wednesday, the Nationwide Affiliation of Letter Carriers stated in a information release.
Kim, a New Jersey resident, worked as a postman for 23-yrs, NALC explained.
“On behalf of the NALC, we mourn the reduction of Brother Kim,” NALC President Fredric Rolando said in a assertion.
“We send out our deepest sympathies and heartfelt thoughts and prayers to Rakkhon’s loved ones, beloved ones, friends and co-staff.“