In a concerning development within the decentralized finance (DeFi) sector over 21 million dollars of Solana (CRYPTO:SOL) remains inaccessible to users due to its entrapment in Lido's staking protocol.

This predicament emerged following Lido's discontinuation of its Solana service complicating withdrawal processes for its users and spotlighting the potential vulnerabilities inherent in DeFi platforms.

The cessation of user-friendly interfaces and the emergence of a bug in Lido's smart contracts have compelled investors to directly engage with complex code to retrieve their funds, presenting significant challenges for those lacking technical expertise.

Amid discussions within Lido's community, frustrations mount as staked Solana holders feel neglected and confused by the lack of support and clear guidance.

Despite the setback with Lido, Solana's presence in the DeFi space remains robust, underscored by other platforms sustaining investment and activity within its ecosystem