answered on 29/12/2014
This depends on the specific facts of your father's case. Generally speaking, such acts would constitute an offence under section 14 of the Moneylenders Act. The penalty provided would be shall on conviction be punished with a fine of not less than $30,000 and not more than $300,000 and with imprisonment for a term not exceeding 4 years. In addition, he shall also be liable to be punished with caning with not more than 6 strokes.