The amendment bill will be introduced in the winter session of the state Assembly.
There had been a partial relaxation of the ban on export to Orissa and Jharkhand from August 17 to August 23.
For minibuses, the hiked basic fare would be Rs 7 for the first two kilometres and Re 1 over every subsequent stage.
The Union Minister for Finance and Defence was speaking at an intellectuals’ meet in Kolkata organised by the state BJP.
The Jaitley-Mamata meet comes close on the heels of the latter’s return from Singapore after a five-day tour of attracting investment.
The meeting started as a one-on-one and was later attended by state Finance Minister Dr. Amit Mitra.
13 MoUs have been signed and we have initiated talks with several organisations, said Banerjee.
The process of recruiting employees on contract was started in 2006
She said the Singapore PM wished her and the Bengal well and hoped that state’s business meeting would be a success.
ED has already questioned TMC MP Kunal Ghosh and actor-turned TMC MP Mithun Chakraborty in connection with case.
The Chief Minister will be the Guest of Honour and deliver a keynote address at the West Bengal Business Forum on August 20.
The BJP had earlier said this was a colossal waste of public fund in a cash-strapped state.
Mamata Banerjee’s trip will bear no result and end up being a holiday trip, BJP state president Rahul Sinha said.
Security has been tightened in the metropolis and bordering districts of West Bengal for the occasion.
Mamata will be meeting Singapore’s Prime Minister and foreign minister.