Mumbai, March 2 -- The key equity benchmarks traded with limited gains in early trade. The Nifty traded above 22,350 mark. All the sectoral indices on the NSE were in the green with media, consumer durables and healthcare shares gaining the most.

At 09:28 IST, the barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex, was up 71.39 points or 0.10% to 73,816.74. The Nifty 50 index added 41.15 points or 0.18% to 22,379.90.

In the broader market, the S&P BSE Mid-Cap index rose 0.46% and the S&P BSE Small-Cap index added 0.55%.

The market breadth was strong. On the BSE, 1,950 shares rose and 733 shares fell. A total of 81 shares were unchanged.

Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs 128.94 crore, while domestic institutional investors (DI...