THATTA, Sindh.: Civil Hospital Thatta (CHT) has abruptly stopped the dialysis unit, resulting in putting more than 20 dialysis patients’ lives at risk. The reason was told inadequate funds to run the facility. It has been learnt that CHT administration had made reason the non-availability of medicines which were used in dialysis because of non-provision of Rs1.3m dues. The dialysis unit was shut down without any notice, which had put the lives of 20 patients at stake. The relatives of the patients protested in the hospital against abrupt closure of the unit.